real estate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n real estate property consisting of houses and land
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: A real estate agent?s rule of thumb: To estimate what a house will sell for, ask the owner what its worth and subtract 10%.
    • Real estate lands, tenements, and hereditaments; freehold interests in landed property; property in houses and land.
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Quotations

  • George Jean Nathan
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    “Patriotism is a arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.”

Usage

In literature:

No mushroom real-estate booms, you know, but a big, steady growth.
"How To Write Special Feature Articles" by Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
The one for me must have looked to her like a real estate transaction.
"The Melting of Molly" by Maria Thompson Daviess
I am afraid that you are making the same mistake I made when I first went into real estate.
"Humanly Speaking" by Samuel McChord Crothers
And he didn't even tell her why he was over in Medfield when no real-estate matters took him there.
"The Vehement Flame" by Margaret Wade Campbell Deland
And real estate keeps booming right along.
"A Voyage of Consolation" by Sara Jeannette Duncan
I'm going into real estate.
"The Definite Object" by Jeffery Farnol
How to give that bond was the important problem I had to solve, for, of course, no one was eligible as a bondsman who did not own real estate.
"The Facts of Reconstruction" by John R. Lynch
She brings me nearly $3,000,000 in money and real estate, and a heart beyond all price.
"Winter Evening Tales" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
I left it penniless but proud, an owner of real estate.
"The Book of the Bush" by George Dunderdale
We've put up the price of real estate in this neighborhood, Mrs.
"The Fat of the Land" by John Williams Streeter
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In poetry:

Full two good hundred pounds a-year,
This poor man's real estate,
He settled on his favourite dear,
And Culliford can say't.
"The Viceroy. A Ballad." by Matthew Prior
The real estate assessment roll
Would be but plundering per se,
If still the courts did not control
And hold that deeds convey the fee.
"The Deed Vs. Assessment Rolls" by Samuel Alfred Beadle
I have no silver-saddled horse to ride,
no inheritance to live on,
neither riches no real-estate —
a pot of honey is all I own.
A pot of honey
red as fire!
"About My Poetry" by Nazim Hikmet
THE old Squire said, as he stood by his gate,
And his neighbor, the Deacon, went by,
"In spite of my bank stock and real estate,
You are better off, Deacon, than I.
"Valuation" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Peace without Justice is a low estate,—
A coward cringing to an iron Fate!
But Peace through Justice is the great ideal,—
We'll pay the price of war to make it real.
"The Price of Peace" by Henry Van Dyke
The real estate agent is saying, "Utilities . . .
easy payments, a view." I see
my prints in the dirt. Out there
in the wind we talk about credit, security—
there on the bank by Graydigger's home.
"Graydigger's Home" by William Stafford

In news:

Then landlord Hines, an international real estate firm, hoped the recent addition of a 5,400-square-foot executive conference facility would make it stand out in a different way.
CHARLOTTE — Commercial real estate company Collett today said it is now handling leasing and property management for two shopping centers in the Charlotte area: Renaissance Square in Davidson and Catawba Village in Charlotte.
A month-long rally has made housing stocks Wall Street's biggest winners in 2008, even as grim news rolls in on the real estate front.
Real Estate;What's happening in SoHo.
Besides real estate and the latest DMB disc, one hot topic in town is provoking heated debate: the community chalkboard and monument to free speech.
BRUNSWICK — A local real estate broker is challenging incumbent Rep Charles Priest, D-Brunswick, in state House District 63.
Scenes from a Shanghai real estate fair.
Perennial China bear, hedge fund manager Jim Chanos , will have some explaining to do on CNBC regarding the death spiral that is the Chinese real estate market.
To be quite honest, writing about Belle Chasse is one of the easier tasks I face when trying to tell readers about the real estate offerings throughout the greater New Orleans metropolitan area.
He obtained his real estate's salesman license in 1965 at the age of 20 and his broker's license in 1969.
The following residential real-estate transactions took place between June 25 and June 29.
The unfinished condo-hotel on Fort Lauderdale beach that was to carry the name of real estate mogul Donald J Trump was sold Wednesday in a foreclosure auction.
CIT Group Inc ( CIT ): Today's Featured Real Estate Laggard.
Back to The HooK front page REAL ESTATE- ON THE BLOCK- City slicker : In-town house has country seclusion.
At first, Tulsa real estate watcher Brian Donahue couldn't help but express surprise at the thought of a proposed apartment moratorium in southwest Tulsa near the Tulsa Hills Shopping Center.
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In science:

Analysis of the real estate market in las vegas: Bubble, seasonal patterns, and prediction of the csw indexes.
How to grow a bubble: A model of myopic adapting agents
Due to real estate on a page, the number of groups to display at a time needs to be restricted.
SocialScope: Enabling Information Discovery on Social Content Sites
Since screen real estate is limited, an interesting presentational alternative is to present the groups hierarchically, i.e., initially present a small number of groups appropriate for the screen area and upon request divide a group that the user is interested in into subgroups.
SocialScope: Enabling Information Discovery on Social Content Sites
Data mining concepts and methods can be applied in various fields like marketing, medicine, real estate, customer relationship management, engineering, web mining etc. Educational data mining is a new emerging technique of data mining that can be applied on the data related to the field of education.
Data Mining: A Prediction for Performance Improvement of Engineering Students using Classification
Partial evaluation techniques can be used to fold constant values into the logic, further reducing the silicon real estate required by an application.
GRAPE-6: A Petaflops Prototype
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