[ree-uh l, reel]
- distinguished from personal property
Origin of real property
First recorded in 1760–70
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- immovable property, esp land and buildings, including proprietary rights over land, such as mineral rightsAlso called: real estate Compare personal property
Property held in the form of land or buildings.
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