Common Real Estate Abbriviations

Common Abbreviations in Real Estate

Here are the most common abbreviations used in real estate.

Abbreviation Definition
3BR 3 Bedrooms
4BR/3BA 4 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms
4BR/3BA/2C 4 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms /2 Car Garage
1C, 2C 1 or 2 Car Garage
1 LV, 2 LV 1 or 2 Living Levels
AB Abstract
A/G PL Above Ground Pool
ACR Acre
A/C Air Conditioning
ACTV Active
ALM Aluminum
APPR Agency Approved
APT Apartment
ASB Asbestos
ASM Assumptions
ASP Accredited Staging Professional
ASRSV Assigned Parking
ATFN Attic Fan
ATT Attached
BA Bath
BALC Balcony
BCH Beach
BD OR BR Bedroom
BKPORCH Backporch
BKYD Fenced Backyard
BLDR Builder
BLT Built-In
BOT Boat Slip
BRK Brick
BRKF Breakfast
BSMT Basement
BUNG Bungalow
CAC Central Air Conditioning
CAM Common Area Maintenance
CAPE Cape Cod
CBL Cable
CDR Cedar
CEN A/C Central Air Conditioning
CER Ceramic
CFAN Ceiling Fan
CHN Chain Link
CLDSc Cul-De-Sac
CLBHS Clubhouse
COL Colonial
CONT Contemporary
CPT Carpet
CRK Creek
CNR Corner
CRWL Crawl Space
CTH Cathedral Ceiling
CVAC Central Vacuum
CVGA Converted Garage
CRPRT Carport
CFAN Ceiling Fan
CENT H/A Central Heat and Air
CW/CD Clothes Washer and Clothes Dryer
DECO Decorative
DEDRS Deed Restrictions
DET Detached
DK Deck
DLM Disclaimer
DLO Disclosure
DBL Double
D/W Dishwasher
DR Dining Room
DRY Dryer
DSP Disposal
ELE Electric
ELV Elevator
END End Unit
E-RNG Electric Range
EXE Exercise
FARM Farmhouse
FDR Formal Dining Room
FFBR First Floor Bedroom
FHA Federal Housing Administration Loan
FLR Floor
FIN Finished
FR Family Room
FML Formal
FNCD Fenced
FBMT Finished Basement
FOYR Foyer
FPL,FPLC Fireplace
FR Family Room
FROG Finished Room Over Garage
FSBO For Sale By Owner
FXR Fixer Upper
GAR Garage
GAROP Garage Door Opener
GFPL Gas Fireplace
GLF Golf Course
GMT Gourmet
HIST Historical
HP Heat Pump
HPWA Heat Pump, Water and Air
HTUB Hot Tub
HW Hot Water
HVAC Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning
IGSP In-Ground Sprinkler
INGRD In-Ground
INLW In-Law Suite
JTUB Jetted Tub
LFT Loft
LL Lower Level
LRG Large
LR Living Room
MAR Marble
MB Master Bedroom
MCOA Minimum Cost on Assumption
MEIK Modern Eat-In Kitchen
MK Modern kitchen
MO Month
MOPOA Monthly POA Fee
MB Master Bedroom
MSN Masonry
MTG Mortgage
MULTI Multi Car Garage
MWV Microwave Oven
NAM Name
NBR Neigborhood
NGS Natural Gas
NONQ Non-Qualifying
OFC Office
OP Occupancy Permit
OVER Oversized
OWN Owner Financing
PAN Pantry
PAR Partially Fenced
PAT Patio
PERM Perm Attic Stairs
PGS Propane Gas
PICK Picket Fence
PL-A Above Ground Pool
PL-H Pool House
PL Swimming Pool
PL-I In-Ground Pool
PLAY Playground
PMP Pump
POA Prop Owners Association
POR,POR-S Porch/Screened
PROP HT Propane Heat
PRQ Parquet
PRTL Partial
PVCY Privacy
PURD Planned Unit Residential Development
NTV Notice to Vacate
R/OPT Rent with Option to Buy
RAD Radiant Heat
RDR Radiator
REC Recreation Room
REF Refrigerator
REL Related to Seller
RNCH Ranch
RV PRKG RV Parking
RVR River
SAT Satellite Dish
SCRND Screened
SECDEP Security Deposit
SECSYS Security System
SEW,SWR Sewer
SFIN Seller Finance Option
SHNG Shingle
SHOP Workshop
SKY Skylights
SLT Slate
SN Senior
SMP Sump Pump
SPC Parking Spaces
SPDED Special Warranty Deed
SPLT Split Level
SECDEP Security Deposit
SPKLR Sprinkler System
SQFT Square Feet
SD/W Storm Doors and Windows
STOR Storage
STR Street Parking
SUN Sun Room
TEN Tennis Court
TOWN, Th Town House
TRAD Traditional
TRAN Transitional
TRC Trash Compactor
TXS Taxes
U/G SPRK Underground sprinkler system
UL Upper Level
UNO Unit Number
UTCL Utility Closet
UTRM Utility Room
VA Veterans Administration Loan
VYL, VIN Vinyl
WAR Warranty
WBS Wood Burning Stove
WF Waterfront
WHKP Washer Hookup
WIN Window
WINT Window Treatment
WLKIN Walk-In Closet
WOD Wood
W/O Without
WSH Washer
WTR Water
W/W CPT Wall To Wall Carpet
W/D Washer/Dryer
W/D HKUP Washer/Dryer Hookup
WBFP Wood Burning Fireplace
WD Wooded
WD PNL Wood Panelling
YD Yard

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