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Real Estate Abbreviations & Acronyms

Property Abbreviations and Acronyms

Abbreviation/Acronym Description
r basic rate
r coefficient of correlation or correlation coefficient
R capitalization rate
R Rettie
R Rex (King) or Regina (Queen)
RB building capitalization rate
RE equity capitalization rate
RL land capitalization rate
RM mortgage content; loan constant; mortgage coefficient
RN terminal capitalization rate
RO overall capitalization rate
R & IT Rating and Income Tax Reports (Eng)
R(A)A Rent Agriculture Act (Eng)
r. rule
R.R. Railroad
r/w right of way
RA Rating Appeals (Eng)
RA Registration Appeals (US)
RAC Rent Assessment Committee (Eng)
RAM reverse annuity mortgage
RAP Rule against Perpetuities
RB building capitalization rate
RE equity capitalization rate
REA reciprocal easement agreement
Real Est. Comm Real Estate Commission
Real Prop. Prob. & Tr. J. Real Property Probate & Trust Journal, 1966-date (US)
REC Real Estate Commission
REEA Real Estate Educators
REIT Real Estate Investment Trust
REMIC Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit
REMT real estate mortgage trust
REO real estate owned
REOC real estate operating company
ReREMIC Resecuritized Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit
Rep Coke Coke
Rev PAR revenue per available room
RESPA Real Estate Settlement Procedure Act of 1974 (see Appendix B)
RI Rhode Island; Rhode Island Supreme Court Reports, 1828-date
RIAA Reports of International Arbitral Awards
RIBA Royal Institute of British Architects (see Appendix C)
RICS Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (see Appendix C)
RL land capitalization rate
Rly/Ry Railway
RM mortgage content; loan constant; mortgage coefficient
RMBS residential mortgage-backed security
RMBS CDO residential mortgage-backed security collateralized debt obligation
RN terminal capitalization rate
RO overall capitalization rate
Robin Robinson
ROI return on investment
ROM roll-over mortgage
RPR Real Property Reports, 1977-1990 (Can)
RPR (2d) Real Property Reports, Second Series, 1990-1995 (Can)
RPR (3d) Real Property Reports, Third Series, 1996-date (Can)
RPTS Residential Property Tribunal Service (Eng)
rr. rules
RRM renegotiable-rate mortgage
RSC Ord. Rules of the Supreme Court Order
RSL reigistered social landlord (Eng)
RSS regional special strategy (Eng)
RTC Resolution Trust Corporation
RTPI Royal Town Planning Institute (see Appendix C)
R/U ratio rentable/usable ratio (see loss factor)
RULPA Revised Uniform Limited Partnership Act
Russ Russell
RV rateable value