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Common Abbreviations

A-1 cond. - A-1 condition
A., Ac. - acre
AC, air cond., a/c - air-conditioning
accept. - accepted
access. - accessories
addr. - address
adj. - adjoining, adjacent
agcy. - agency
agt. - agent
alum. - aluminum
appl. - appliance
approx. - approximately

BA - bath
BR, bdrm, bedrm. - bedroom
bldg. - building
bsmt. - basement
bus. - business

cent. - central
comm., com'l. - commercial
cond. - condition
cott. - cottage
cu. - cubic
cust. - custom

dbl. gar. - double garage
dbl., dble. - double
dist. - district
dk - deck
dr. - door i.e., 2dr. gar.
DR, din. - dining room, dining

elec. - electric
elev. - elevator
entr. - entrance
equip. - equipment, equipped
equiv. - equivalent
est. - estimate
estab. - established
eve. - evening
exc. - excellent
exch. - exchange
ext. - extension

F/C - full charge
FDR - formal dining room
fin. bsmt. - finished basement
flr. - floor
FR, fam. rm. - family room
FP, fplc., frplc, fplc - fireplace
ft - foot, feet
furn. - furnished

gar. - garage
gard - garden
gen - general
Govt, Gov't - Government
grad. - graduate
grmet kit - gourmet kitchen
guar. - guarantee

HDW, HWF, Hdwd - hardwood floors
hi ceils - high ceilings
hwy. - highway

immac. - immaculate
int. - interior
inter - intermediate
intl - international

Kit. - kitchen

landscpd. - landscaped
lge. - large
lsd pkg. - leased parking area -- May come with an additional cost
lt. - light

max - maximum
metro - metropolitan
min. - minute(s), minimum
misc. - miscellaneous
mod. - modern
mos. - months

nec. - necessary
no. - number
nr. - near
nr bst schls - near the best schools

opp. - opposite
oppty. - opportunity
orig. - original

pct. - percent
pd. - paid
pk. - park i.e., near pk.
pot'l - potential
pref. - preferred
priv. - private
prop. - property
prov. - province
pvt - private
pwdr rm - powder room, or half-bath

refgr - refrigerator
reg. - registered
rm., rms. - room(s)
rr - railroad

sep. - separate
spec. - special
specs - specifications
sq. ft. - square foot (feet)

unfurn. - unfurnished
upr - upper floor
util. - utilities

W/ - with i.e., w/bsmt
W/D - washer and dryer
warr. - warranty
wkdys - weekdays
wknds. - weekends
wks. - weeks

yd. - yard
yr. - year

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