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Canadian Financial, Real Estate and Mortgage Glossary

How often this word is used
38% - Moderately


Synonyms:attachment, building, garage, outbuilding, structure
Acronyms &
cprt, crprt
Filed Under: abbreviation, real-estate
Tags: classifieds, property listing, realty, rental property

Definition of carport (cprt, crprt)

carport (cprt, crprt)
1. An open-sided shelter used for vehicles, usually formed by a roof projecting from the side of a building.

Related Terms and Acronyms:

  • architect   One who designs buildings.
  • built-ins   Items, such as appliances and cabinets, that are permanently attached to a building.
  • detached structure   A building that is not attached to another building.
  • illegal view   The existence of any exterior openings in a building which creates an illegal view of adjoining lands.
  • load-bearing wall   Any exterior wall or interior wall that supports its weight and the weight of other parts of the building.

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