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ETHICS

A set of principles or values by which an individual guides his or her own behavior and judges that of others.

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REAL ESTATE SALESPERSON

Someone holding a real estate license and employed by a real estate broker, for pay, to perform any of the activities of a real estate broker.

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EGRESS

A way to exit property.

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REAL ESTATE LAW

The law that affects the licensing and conduct of real estate agents.

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POLICE POWER

The power of the state to pass laws, within lawful limits, that promote order, safety, health, morals, and general welfare of its citizens.

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REVOKE

Recall and make void.

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APPURTENANCE

Those rights, privileges, and improvements that belong to and pass with the transfer of real property, but are not necessarily a part of the actual property.

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NOVATION

The substitution by agreement of a new obligation for an existing one.

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ASSIGNMENT

The transfer of a claim, benefit, or right in property from one person to another person.

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VALUABLE CONSIDERATION

Each party to a contract must give up something to make the agreement binding.

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NATURAL PERSON

An individual; a private person, as distinguished from an artificial entity such as a corporation or partnership.

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LISTING

A contract by which a principal employs an agent to do certain things for the principal.

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BREACH OF CONTRACT

A failure to perform on part or all of the terms and conditions of a contract.

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LIQUIDATED DAMAGES

Sets in advance a specified amount of money as a penalty in the event of a breach of contract.

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MUTUAL CONSENT

Agreement to the provisions of a contract by the parties involved; a mutual willingness to enter into a contract.

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REQUEST FOR NOTICE

A notice that is sent, upon request, to any parties interested in a trust deed informing them of a default.

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MORTGAGOR

The borrower under a mortgage.

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TRUSTEE'S DEED

A deed given to a buyer of real property at a trustee's sale.

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RECONVEYANCE DEED

Conveys title to property from a trustee back to the borrower (trustor) upon payment in full of the debt secured by the trust deed.

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REINSTATE

Bring current and restore.

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HARD MONEY LOAN

The evidence of a debt given in exchange for cash.

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COMPS

A term used by real estate agents and appraisers to mean comparable properties.

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RECONCILIATION

Sometimes called correlation, this is the adjustment process of weighing the results of all three appraisal methods to arrive at a final estimate of market value for the subject property.

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FLAG LOT

Looks like a flag on a pole. The pole represents the access to the site, which is usually located to the rear of another lot fronting the main street.

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REPRODUCTION COST

The current cost of building a replica of the subject structure using similar quality materials; refers to exact duplication of the buildings; usually costs more than replacement costs.

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PRORATION

The division and distribution of expenses and/or income between the buyer and seller of property as of the date of closing or settlement.