Terms Starting with C

  • Case-Shiller Index (CSI)Acronym, United States,
    • Indices calculated from data on repeat sales of single-family homes within the US. In Canada, the New Housing Price Index is calculated monthly by Statistics Canada.
  • Citoyenneté et Immigration Canada (CIC)Acronym, Canada,
      French acronym for Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
    • City Sewer (csew)Abbreviation,
      • Implies that a parcel of real estate has existing connections to, or the right to connect to, a municipal sewer or wastewater system.
    • Commitment Letter Definition,
      • A formal offer by a lender which states the terms under which it agrees to lend money to a home buyer. Also known as a "loan commitment." This letter will indicate the contingencies that must be cleared prior to funding the loan.
    • Condominium Fees Definition,
      • Monthly maintenance fees paid for by condo owners. It is used to cover the cost of repairs, landscaping and building amenities.
    • Caisse populaire MadawaskaCompany, New Brunswick, Canada,
        A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
      • Certified ROI [Return on Investment] Professional (CRP)Acronym,
        • Caisse populaire de CornwallCompany, Ontario, Canada,
            A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
          • Contingent Liability Program (CLP)Acronym,
            • Common Area Maintenance (CAM) Acronym,
              • A periodic assessment that residents pay to their homeowners or condominium association to pay for maintenance and repair of common areas.
              Fee used to maintain areas shared by tenants.
            • Calgary Civic Employees Credit Union (CCECU)Company Est. 1942, Calgary, Alberta, Canada,
                Merged in 2005 to create the City Plus Credit Union (CPCU).
              • Cost Plus Percentage-of-Cost (CPPC)Acronym,
                • Canadian Banks Law Enforcement Awards (CBLEA)Acronym, Canada,
                  • Central Counterparty (CCP)Acronym,
                    • Consumer Credit Association (CCA)Company, UK,
                      • Common Customs Tariff (CCT)Acronym,
                        • Caisse Desjardins de TracadiècheCompany, Quebec, Canada,
                            A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                          • Community Credit Union (Nova Scotia)Company, Nova Scotia, Canada,
                              A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                            • Completion Bond Definition,
                              • Insurance purchased to make sure that an important project is completed, even if something unexpected happens, financial or otherwise.
                            • College of Physicians & Surgeons of Manitoba (CPSM) Company, Manitoba, Canada,
                              • Canadian Banking Ombudsman (CBO)Acronym, Canada,
                                  See OmbudService for Banking Services and Investment (OBSI).
                                • Corporate Creditor Identification Numbers (CCIN)Acronym,
                                  • Cooperative Mortgage Definition, Important,
                                    • A loan that allows the borrower to buy into a co-op project.
                                  • Caisse populaire Desjardins de Saint-Raymond–Sainte-CatherineCompany, Quebec, Canada,
                                      A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                                    • Cash Surrender Value (CSV) Acronym, Important,
                                      • The liquid value of an insurance policy if the policyholder voluntarily cancels the policy before maturity or an insured event.
                                    • Caisse populaire Desjardins du Coeur-des-valléesCompany, Quebec, Canada,
                                        A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                                      • Central Vacuum (CVAC)Acronym,
                                        • Caisse populaire Canadienne ItalienneCompany, Quebec, Canada,
                                            A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                                          • Custodial Parent (CP)Acronym,
                                            • Parent or guardian having legal custody of a minor child.
                                          • Caisse populaire Desjardins de LévisCompany, Quebec, Canada,
                                              A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
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