Definition of real estate in English:

real estate

noun

North american
  • Property consisting of land or buildings.

    ‘most of her real estate is in New Mexico’
    ‘Bryce has been in real estate for 11 years’
    • ‘In terms of commercial real estate, Donovan suggests that you look at both cost and flexibility.’
    • ‘Investments in real estates both in the commercial and home ownership portfolio totalled K148.8 billion at the close of the year.’
    • ‘Thank goodness I sold all my own real estate privately without an agent.’
    • ‘People are attracted to the quality of life, particularly in terms of homeownership and real estate.’
    • ‘One was bought 20 years ago by a real estate developer, who is reputed to be deliriously happy.’
    • ‘In Arizona, Patrick Gorman has started a new career as a real estate salesman.’
    • ‘Not long after we'd spun off the real estate into a separate entity, we began getting amazing offers.’
    • ‘That may make it seem that Dixon and other Robinson supporters are likely to end up with the real estate.’
    • ‘Several speakers cautioned that a real estate purchase can sometimes do more harm than good.’
    • ‘This realtor, who has sold real estate in the Seattle area for 25 years, would agree.’
    • ‘Well, here in the heart of New York City, a lot of the real estate rises sky high, and the prices go even higher.’
    • ‘Nevertheless, all conditions are negotiable in the course of a real estate purchase.’
    • ‘The main interest in terms of real estate for most of them were properties in the countryside and older properties in Sofia.’
    • ‘In Liebig, the vendor entered into a listing agreement with a real estate broker.’
    • ‘Otherwise, they prefer to hold the properties until the real estate market rebounds.’
    • ‘Neither party has served a report of a real estate appraiser nor called an appraiser as a witness.’
    • ‘Some of the units were sold to speculators who refused to close when the real estate market collapsed the year following the marriage.’
    • ‘However, in terms of real estate prices and land availability, Mr Koch views the council's role as limited.’
    • ‘This is a debate that will never be over, because we all want to move beyond just selling real estate over there in the margin.’
    • ‘There is a difference however, with the real estate that has been expropriated by the dissenters.’

Pronunciation:

real estate

/ˈrē(ə)l əsˌtāt/