Real Estate Terminology

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  1. How is market value determined in the real estate market?

    Learn how fair market value is determined during a real estate appraisal and how market values are really decided by professional ...
  2. What is the difference between adjusted and regular funds from operations?

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  3. What are examples of typical leasehold improvements?

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  4. How much of the global economy is comprised of the real estate sector?

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