Real Estate Glossary

by Cristina Oprean

Navigating a real estate transaction can be overwhelming. First, the process itself is complex and involves multiple steps, various documents, and several parties you must collaborate with. Then, there’s the intricate real estate jargon, which can sometimes be extremely confusing and difficult to understand. And since buying or selling a home is one of the most expensive deals to ever undertake, it is crucial to have a solid understanding of the terminology involved.

With that in mind, we’ve put together an extensive glossary comprising the most common real estate terms you’ll come across. It includes comprehensive definitions accompanied by useful additional info to help you throughout your real estate journey. From mortgage jargon and agencies to property types and legal clarifications, the Point2 real estate glossary covers it all!

So be sure to explore the housing-related terms below and get familiar with the real estate concepts and terminology used in the industry. This will help you make more informed decisions, negotiate better deals and potentially avoid costly mistakes.