Definition of real property in US English:

real property


  • Fixed property, principally land and buildings.

    Compare with personal property
    • ‘The six properties being the subject of this motion, along with other real property and personal property, would be part of the residue devised by the will.’
    • ‘Obviously, this maintains the equitable position of new real property with existing real property.’
    • ‘My father was a solicitor, specialising in real property.’
    • ‘Requirement one limits Rule 76 procedure to claims for money, real property and personal property.’
    • ‘For non-residents proportionate amounts are levied against real property or personal property based in Florida.’
    grounds, ground, fields, open space, open area
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