- A property purchased for the purpose of turning a profit. A buyer may purchase a home anticipating an eventual rise in price or for the purpose of renting it out. The buyer may also purchase and sit on a plot of land in hope that the price will rise.
money-making property, rental property
Related Terms and Acronyms
- Condominium (condo) — Abbreviation,
- A condominium is an apartment building or townhouse complex where the structure and living areas are managed and owned, rather than rented, by the building's tenants.
- A structure of two or more housing units. The interior space of the units are individually owned. The balance of the property (land, building and other amenities) is owned in common by the owners of the individual units.
- Fixer-upper (fxr) — Abbreviation,
- A house that needs a lot of work and which sells for a discount.
- Investment — Definition,
- Something you put your money into in order to make money.
- Land Lot — Definition,
- A piece of land owned by an individual or entity.
- Property Value — Definition,
- The worth of a piece of real estate, based on the price a buyer and seller would negotiate.
- Rental Property (RP) — Acronym, Important,
- Property that is occupied by rent-paying tenants and not the owner.
- Starter Home — Definition,
- A dwelling that is relatively small and inexpensive and bought as a first home.
- Subdivide — Definition,
- To split something (like a plot of land) into smaller sections.