Free Real Estate Vocabulary Flashcards

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General Plan Restrictions

Restrictions imposed on an entire subdivision, usually by the developer Also called a declaration of restrictions

General Power

See: Power of Attorney (1)

General warranty deed

A deed that states that the title conveyed therein is good from the sovereignty of the soil to the grantee therein and that no …

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Accounting methods approved by the accounting profession and required in audits and reporting

Geodetic System (The United States Coast And Geodetic Survey System)

A network of bench marks (surveyor’s marks), located by longitude and latitude, covering the entire country Originally, this system was used to locate federally …

Georgian Architecture

A colonial style of architecture dating back to the eighteenth century Characterized by first floor windows extending to the ground, its exterior placements (windows, …

Georgian Colonial Architecture

A more formal and elaborate form of Georgian Architecture


To divide an area into districts, against the obvious natural divisions, in order to accomplish an unlawful purpose For example: To divide a school …


A voluntary transfer of property without valuable consideration

Gift Causa Mortis

A gift made in contemplation of death The gift is conditioned upon the death of the donor and may be revoked before the donor’s …

Gift Deed

A deed for nominal consideration

Gift Letter

A letter to HUD from the donor (giver) stating that a gift of money has been made to the buyer in order to purchase …