Free Real Estate Vocabulary Flashcards

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Income Property

Property which produces income, usually from rental May also include any property not entirely owner occupied

Income Tax Lien

See: Tax Lien (2)


One who is mentally or physically unable to handle his property without help A court will appoint someone to handle the financial affairs of …


To create a corporation

Incorporeal right

A nonpossessory right in real estate

Incorporeal Rights

Rights to intangibles, such as legal actions, rather than rights to property (rights to possession or use of land)

Increase Clause

See: Escalation Clause

Increasing And Diminishing Returns

An economic theory that an increase in capital or manpower will not increase production proportionately (five workers may do less than five times the …

Increasing returns

The principle that applies when increased expenditures for improvements to a given parcel of land yield an increasing percentage return on investment


An increase or growth, gained or added, such as a population increase

Incumbrance (Encumbrance)

A claim, lien, charge, or liability attached to and binding real property Any right to, or interest in, land which may exist in one …

Incurable Depreciation

1 A defect that would cost more to fix than the increase in value it would bring 2 A defect that is not financially …