Terms Starting with F

  • Foreclosure Definition,
    • The legal process by which a borrower in default under a mortgage is deprived of his or her interest in the mortgaged property. This usually involves a forced sale of the property at public auction with the proceeds of the sale being applied to the mortgage debt.
  • Federal Reserve Board (FRB)Company,
      A US banking term.
    • Foreign Currency (FCY) Acronym,
      • Paper money and coins from other countries.
    • Four Pillars Definition,
      • Refers to the main types of financial institutions: banking, trust, insurance, and securities.
    • Fellow of the Real Estate Institute - Executive (FRI(E))Acronym, Canada,
        Real Estate Institute of Canada accreditation.
      • Financial Planning Supplement (FPSU)Acronym, Canada,
        • Flexible-Payment Mortgage (FPM)Acronym,
          • First Nations Financial Management Board (FNFMB)Acronym, British Columbia, Canada,
            • Floater Insurance Definition,
              • Insurance that covers assets not commonly covered by an existing policy such as electronics or jewelry.
            • Free on Quay (FOQ)Acronym,
              • Foreign Portfolio Investment (FPI)Acronym,
                  A purchase in a foreign country's stocks and bonds market.
                • Foreign Currency Deposit (FCD)Acronym,
                  • Fort Mcmurray Airport (YMM)Acronym, Fort Mcmurray, Alberta, Canada,
                    • Fort Good Hope Airport (YGH)Acronym, Fort Good Hope, Northwest Territories, Canada,
                      • Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC)Acronym, United States,
                          A US mortgage corporation also known as Freddie Mac.
                        • Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM)Acronym, United States,
                            A US mortgage term.
                          • Finnish Credit UnionCompany, Ontario, Canada,
                              A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                            • Full Kitchen (full kit.)Abbreviation,
                              • A kitchen with full-sized appliances.
                            • Free on Board (FOB)Acronym,
                              • Full Income Verification Definition,
                                • A requirement for fully documented proof of income; loans of this type usually offer lower interest rates than no-income or "no-doc" verification loans.
                              • Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO)Acronym,
                                • Filing Extension Definition,
                                  • An additional amount of time to file your return. A filing extension, however, does not give you more time to pay your taxes.
                                • Fresh Start Definition,
                                  • The characterization of a debtor's status after bankruptcy. i.e., free of most debts.
                                • Fredericton Airport (YFC)Acronym, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada,
                                  • First Canadian Title (FCT) Company Est. 1991, Canada,
                                    • Full Rental Value (FRV)Acronym,
                                      • Forced Air Heat (f/a ht, FAH)Acronym & Abbreviation,
                                        • Fort Albany Airport (YFA)Acronym, Fort Albany, Ontario, Canada,
                                          • Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA)Acronym, United States,
                                              A US term.
                                            • Foreign Investment Fund (FIF)Acronym,
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