30 Common Real Estate Abbreviations

Real Estate

Whether you are buying, selling, or just cruising the internet. If you are looking at real estate, you will most likely come across these 30 common abbreviations over and over again.

 BA: bath
BLT: built-in
BR: bedroom
BRK: brick
BKPORCH: back porch
BLDRS REDO: builder's renovation
CAC: central air conditioning
DR: dining room
DK: deck
FHA/VA: qualifies for FHA/VA financing
FIN LL: finished lower level
FML: formal
FPL: fireplace
FR: family room
FROG: finished room over garage
FSBO: for sale by owner
GMT KITCHEN: gourmet kitchen
INGRD POOL: inground pool
LR: living room
MSTR: master bedroom/suite
MTG: mortgage
PVCY FENCE: privacy fence
SCC SYS: security system
SCRND PORCH: screened porch
TH: townhouse
TXS: taxes
WBFP: wood burning fireplace
W/O: walk-out
U/G SPRK: underground sprinkler system
YD: yard