Real Estate – Glossary of Shorthand Codes

A

ACCS:
Access

A/CLN:
Air cleaner

ACSTC:
Accoustic

ACWTR:
Access by Water Only

ADULT:
Adult Oriented

AEROB:
Aerobic

A/G:
Above grade / above ground

AGRI:
Agricultural

AIR/C:
Air Conditioning

AIRPT:
Airport nearby

AIRTGT:
Airtight

AMEND:
Amended

APART:
Apartment

APPLS:
Appliances

APPROX:
Approximate/approximately

APART:
Apartment

APT:
Apartment

APX:
Approximate/aplproximately

AQUA’M:
Aquarium

AT:
Attic

ATACH:
Attached

B

BALCS:
Balconies

BASEB:
Baseboard

B1-B6:
Bathroom 1 piece – Bathroom 6 piece

BATH1- BATH6:
1 Piece Bath – 6 Piece Bath

BATHS: 1.0 or 1/0
One full Bathroom

BATHS: 1.1 or 1/1
One full Bathroom, one 2-piece bathroom

BATHS: 2.1 or 2/1
Two full Bathrooms, one 2-piece bathroom

BATHS: 2.2 or 2/2
Two full Bathrooms, two 2-piece bathrooms

BATHS: 3.1 or 3/1
Three full Bathrooms, one 2-piece bathroom

BCLAD:
Brick Clad

BE:
Bedroom

BEDRM:
Bedroom

BED RMS: 2.0 or 2/0
2 above-ground bedrooms, 0 below-ground

BED RMS: 2.1 or 2/1
2 above-ground bedrms, 1 below-ground

BED RMS:3.1 or 3/1
3 above-ground bedrms, 1 below-ground

BED RMS:3.2 or 3/2
3 above-ground bedrms, 2 below-ground

BERRY:
Berries

BF:
Breakfast Nook

B/I:
Built-In

BNST’R:
Banister

BKBUS:
Backing onto Bush

BKCASE:
Bookcase

BKEPL:
Backing onto Environmentally Protected Land

BKFAR:
Backing onto Farmland

BKFST:
Breakfast

BKGRN:
Backing onto Greenbelt

BKPAR:
Backing onto Parkland

BKRAV:
Backing onto Ravine

BKSCH:
Backing onto School

BOATH:
Boat house

BR:
Bedroom

BRANC:
Ranch Bungalow

BRASD:
Raised Bungalow

BRDLM:
Broadloom

BRKFS:
Breakfast Room

BR/OT:
Brick & other siding

BRWAT:
Breakwater

BSMNT:
Basement

BUSON:
Business Only

C

CABTV:
Cable TV

C/AIR:
Central air

CANFR:
Canal Front

CAP CHRGS:
Capitalization Charges

CARPT:
Carport

CASHC:
Cash Crop

CATHC:
Cathedral ceiling

CATH:
Cathedral

CEIL:
Ceiling

CENTS:
Central Steam/ Hot Water

CER:
Ceramic

CERAM:
Ceramic

CERFL:
Ceramic floor

CHR:
Chair

CIRC’L:
Circular

COFFER:
Coffered

CL:
Closed

CL:
Closet

CL:
Cold Room

CLDRM:
Cold Room

CLEAR:
Cleared

CLRNC:
Clearance

CLUBH:
Clubhouse

CNSRV:
Conservatory

CO:
Conservatory

COLD:
Cold cellar

COLON’L:
Colonial

COMBI:
Combination

COMB W/:
Combined with

COMM:
Commercial Zoning

CON/B:
Concrete Block

CONC:
Concept

CONCR:
Concrete

CONCR’T:
Concrete

CONDO:
Condominium

CONTE:
Contemporary

CORNL:
Corner location

CORNS:
Corner site

COTLA:
Confidential, through listing agent

CPACT:
Compactor

CRAWL:
Crawlspace

CRNRS:
Corner Site

CSMNT:
Casement

CSTRN:
Cistern

CT/STV:
Counter Top Stove

CTR:
Centre

C/VAC:
Central Vacuum & Accessories

D

DAYCR:
Daycare

DBLE:
Double

DCKLV:
Dock Levellers

DDOUB:
Driveway double

DE:
Den

DEC/B:
Decorative Block

DE/PA:
Deck/Patio

DETAC:
Detached

DHWYA:
Direct highway access

DI:
Dining Room

DINRM:
Dining Room

DIR:
Directions

DMUTU:
Driveway mutual

DR:
Dining room

DR:
Door

DR:
Dryer

DRS:
Doors

DROWA:
Drive Right-of-way

DSHWR:
Dishwasher

DSING:
Driveway single

DSS:
Double stainless steel

DUPLX:
Duplex

D/W:
Dishwasher

E

E:
East

EA:
Eat-in Kitchen

E2-E6:
Bathroom/2 piece ensuite – Bathroom/6 piece

EASMT:
Easement

ESMT/RES:
Easement/Restrictions

EATKI:
Eat-in Kitchen

EBTH2:
2 piece Ensuite bath

EBTH3:
3 piece Ensuite bath

EBTH4:
4 piece Ensuite bath

EBTH5:
5 piece Ensuite bath

EBTH6:
6 piece Ensuite bath

EL/BB:
Electric Baseboard

ELEC or ELECT:
Electric or electricity

ELEVA:
Elevator

ELF:
Electric Light Fixture

ELHUM:
Electric Humidifier

EL/WH:
Electric Wall Heater

ENAM:
Enamel

ENS:
Ensuite

ENSUI:
Ensuite

ENVPR:
Environmenally protected

E&S:
Elementary and Secondary Schools

EQUES:
Equestrian

ESCAL:
Escalations

EX:
Exercise

EXPOS:
Visual Exposure

EXRCS:
Exercise Room

F

FA:
Family Room

FACIL:
Facilities

F/AIR:
Forced Air

FAM:
Family

FAMFP:
Family room fireplace

FAMRM:
Family Room

F/AIR:
Forced Air

F/C:
Floor to ceiling

FD/ST:
Fridge/Stove

FE/HE:
Fenced/Hedge

FIN:
Finished

FF:
Family room with Fireplace

FFULL:
Finished fully

FL:
Floor

FLAND:
Fully landscaped

FLDPL:
Flood plain

FLOAT:
Floating

FLR:
Floor

FLR:
Fluorescent

FOUNB:
Block foundation

FOUNC:
Concrete foundation

FOUNS:
Stone foundation

FOUNW:
Wood foundation

FO:
Foyer

FP:
Fireplace

FPGAS:
Gas Fireplace

FPART:
Finished partially

FPELE:
Electric Fireplace

FPWOD:
Wood Fireplace

FR:
Fridge

FR:
Fruit Cellar

FREEH:
Freehold

FR.M.:
Frontage Metre

FRNKL’N:
Franklin

Frog Room:
Finished Room Over Garage

FRUIT:
Fruit Cellar

F/S:
Fridge and Stove

FUREQ:
Furnace/equipment

FURNA:
Furnace

G

GA:
Games Room

GAM:
Games

GAMES:
Games Room

GARAG:
Garage

GARBD:
Garbage Disposal

GARDO:
Garage door opener

GARG:
Garage

GASST:
Gas Station

GDOUB:
Garage double

GDN:
Garden

GL:
Glass

GLAS:
Glass

GR:
Garage

GR&DO:
At Grade & Dock

GRADE:
At Grade

GRBT:
Greenbelt

GRDSH:
Garden Shed

GREAT:
Great room

GRNBL:
Greenbelt

GRNBLT:
Greenbelt

GRN/C:
Greenbelt/Conservation

GRNDS:
Ground Source

GRNHS:
Greenhouse

GSING:
Garage single

GT:
Great Room

GTRIP:
Garage triple

H

HA:
Hectare

HARDB:
Hardwood Bush

HARFL:
Hardwood floors

H&H:
His and Hers

HDWD:
Hardwood

HEATP:
Heat pump

HID’N:
Hidden

HO:
Hobby Room

HOBBY:
Hobby Room or Hobby Farm

HOLDI:
Holding Tank

HOTUB:
Hot Tub

HRDWD:
Hardwood

HSINT:
High Speed Internet Access

HTWTR:
Hot water or Steam

HTRAF:
High traffic area

HWYAC:
Highway access

I

I/COM:
Intercom

IGSPR:
Inground Sprinklers

ILLUM:
Illuminated

IMIT:
Imitation

INCL:
Included

INDIR:
Indirect

INDUS:
Industrial

INLAA:
In-law apartment

INLAC:
In-law capability

INS:
Insert

INSEN:
Inside Entry

INSRT:
Insert

INSTI:
Institutional

INSUR:
Insurance

IPARK:
Indoor parking

IPOOL:
Indoor Pool

IRR:
Irregular

J

JBATH:
Jet Bath

K

KI:
Kitchen

KIT:
Kitchen

KITCH:
Kitchen

KS:
Second Kitchen

KTCHS:
Second Kitchen

L

3LBSP:
3 Level back-split

4LBSP:
4 Level back-split

5LBSP:
5 Level back-split

3LSSP:
3 Level side-split

4LSSP:
4 Level side-split

5LSSP:
5 Level side-split

LA:
Laundry

LAK/R:
Lake/River

L/P/R:
Lake/Pond/River

LANDL:
Land Lease

LANDS:
Landscaped

LAUND or LAU:
Laundry

LB:
Library

LD:
Livingroom/diningroom combination

LEASH:
Leasehold

LF:
Living Room with Fireplace

LGE:
Large

LI:
Living Room

LIB:
Library

LIBRY:
Library

LIC:
Licenced

LINO:
Linoleum

LIV:
Living Room

LIVFP:
Living room Fireplace

LIVIN:
Living room

LOBOX:
Lock Box

LOCKR:
Locker

LO:
Loft

LOUV’R:
Louvered

LR:
Living room

LR/DR:
Living/Dining Combination

LRGE:
Large

LSRCA:
Lake Simcoe Region Cons Authority

LTCDS:
Lot type – Cul De Sac

LTG:
Lighting

LTRAV:
Lot type – Ravine

LVIEW:
Lot type – View

LTWOD:
Lot type – Wooded or treed

M

MANUF:
Manufacturing

MARBL:
Marble

MARFL:
Marble floor

MB:
Master Bedroom

MBEDR:
Master Bedroom

MBR:
Master bedroom

MEAS:
Measurement

MET:
Metal

MF:
Main floor family room

M/F:
Main floor

MFFAM:
Main floor Family room

MFLAU:
Main floor Laundry

MIR or MIRR:
Mirror

MIRR’D:
Mirrored

MLD’D:
Moulded

ML:
Main floor Laundry room

MLS:
Multiple Listing Service

MO/MO:
Modular/Mobile

MOULD:
Moulded

MRAIL:
Marine Rail

MSHRM:
Mushroom

MSM:
Measurement(s)

MTH:
Month

MUNIC:
Municipal/Community

MWAVE:
Microwave

N

N:
No

N:
North

N/A:
Not applicable

NATR’L:
Natural

N/GAS:
Natural Gas

NE:
Northeast

NEG:
Negotiable

NNEVO:
New, Never Occupied

NOGAR:
No garage

NOMTG:
No Mortgage

NOTC:
Not Connected

NRSY:
Nursery

NRSRY:
Nursery

NU:
Nursery

NUR:
Nursery

NURSR:
Nursery (Farm Type)

NW:
Northwest

O

OBFP:
Open brick fireplace

OF:
Office

OFF:
Office

OFFCE:
Office

OFFIC:
Offices Only

O/L’S:
Overlooks

O/P:
Original price

OPARK:
Outdoor parking

OPOOL:
Outdoor Pool

OPN:
Open

ORCHA:
Orchard

ORGNZ’S:
Organizers

O/S:
Oversized

OSCTV:
On-street Cable TV

OSEWR:
On-street Sewer

OSFP:
Open stone fireplace

OSGAS:
On-street Gas

OSHYD:
On-street Hydro (electricity in Canada)

OSTEL:
On-street Telephone

OPOOL:
Outdoor pool

OT:
Other

OVRSZ:
Oversized Single

OVSZD:
Oversized Double

OVSZT:
Oversized Triple

OWATR:
On-street Water

OWTEN:
Owner/Tenant

P

PA:
Pantry

PACLR:
Partially Cleared

PARKN:
Park nearby

PARTL:
Partial

PAT:
Patio

PC:
Piece

PED:
Pedistal

P/GAS:
Propane Gas

PIC:
Picture

PL:
Playroom

PLA:
Playroom

PLAZA:
Shopping Plaza/Mall

PLYGD:
Playground

PLSTR:
Plaster

PLYRM:
Playroom

PNTRY:
Pantry

PO:
Porch (Enclosed)

POOLA:
Above-ground pool

POOLI:
Inground pool

PORCH:
Porch enclosed

POS/F:
Power of Sale/Foreclosure

POSS:
Possession date

POULT:
Poultry

PRCLN:
Porcelain

PRKNG:
Parking

PROF:
Professional/professionally

PROP:
Property (Land plus buildings)

PRT:
Partly

PSURF:
Parking surfaced

PT:
Part

PTOAR:
Purchaser to Arrange

PUBTR:
Public transit nearby

PUNIS:
Parking Unistone

Q

QUIET:
Quiet Area

R

RADFL:
Radiant Floor Heat

RADIA:
Radiant/Radiators

RAILS:
Rail Siding

RATRK:
On Rail Trackage

RAVN:
Ravine

RE&OF:
Retail & Offices

RE:
Recreation Room

REC:
Recroom

REC/C:
Rec/Community Centre

RECFA:
Recreation facilities

RECFP:
Rec Room Fireplace

RECNR:
Recreation nearby

RECRC:
Recreational centre

RECRM:
Recreation Room

RECS:
Recessed

REGSS:
Registered Second Suite

REMOV:
Removed

REQ:
Requires

RES:
Residential

RESTA:
Restaurant

RETAI:
Retail

RF:
Recreation Room with Fireplace

R/I:
Roughed-in

RM:
Room

RVRFR:
Riverfront

ROLLI:
Rolling

ROOMH:
Rooming House

R-O-W:
Right of way

RR:
Recroom

RTE:
Route

RVRFR:
River Front

S

S:
South

SA/SE:
Sales/Service

SATLD:
Satellite dish & accessories

SCLAD:
Steel Clad

SCLBU:
School Bus

SCRT:
Scarlet

SD/RD:
Side of road

SE:
Southeast

SECGU:
Security Guard

SECUR:
Security

SEMI:
Semi-detached

SEMIE:
semi-Ensuite

SEPBE:
Separate Basement Entrance

SEPDI:
Separate dining room

SEPTI:
Septic

SHARD:
Shared

SHARE:
Timeshare

SHNO:
Non-Shoreline Ownership

SHP/B:
detached Shop/Barn

SHPNR:
Shopping nearby

SHYES:
Shoreline Ownership

SI:
Sitting room

SIM/V:
Siding Metal or Vinyl

SIT:
Sitting

SITNG:
Sitting Room

SKYWI:
Skylight window

SL GL:
Sliding Glass

SLOTE:
Sloping/Terraces

SLRIM:
Solarium

SO:
Solarium

SOFTB:
Softwood Bush

SFTNR:
Softener

SOL:
Solarium

SOTHR:
Siding other type

SQ.M.:
Square Metre

SS:
Stainless steel

ST:
Stairs

ST:
Stove

ST:
Street

STAND:
Standard

STELF:
Steel Frame

STORE:
Storage room

STREM:
Steam or River

STRGE:
Storage

STUCC:
Stucco

STUCO:
Stucco

SU:
Sunroom/Florida Room

SUBDC:
Subdivision Covenants

SUBLE:
Sub Lease

SUN:
Sunroom

SUNDK:
Sundeck

SUNIT:
Storage Unit

SUNRM:
Sunroom/Florida Room

SUSPN’D:
Suspended

SW:
Southwest

SWOOD:
Siding wood

SY:
Study

T

TBA:
To be arranged

TBB:
To Be Built

TENAN:
Tenant

TENIS:
Tennis court

THOUS:
Townhouse

TLC:
Tender Loving Care

TLO:
Through listing office

TMESH:
Timeshare

TRENT:
Trent River System

TVAER:
TV Aerial & Accessories

U

UNCON:
Under construction

UFFI:
Urea Formaldehyde Foam Insulation

UNFIN:
Unfinished

UNITH:
Unit Heater

UNKNN:
Unknown

UPGR:
Upgrades/Upgraded

US:
US Funds

UT:
Utility Room

UTILI:
Utility Room

V

VACAN:
Vacant

VEGET:
Vegetables

VIEW:
View Property

VIN:
Vinyl

VMTBA:
Vendor May Take Back

W

WA:
Washer

WA/DR:
Washer/Dryer

W:
West

W/:
With

WAINCOT’G:
Wainscotting

WATR:
Water

WCLAD:
Wood Clad

W/D:
Washer and Dryer

WHIRL:
Whirlpool

WA/DR:
Washer/Dryer

WHOUS:
Warehouse

WINCO:
Window Coverings

WINTR:
Winterized

WK:
Workshop

WLKOT:
Walkout

WLKUP:
Walkup

WKS:
Workshop

WKSHP:
Workshop

W/O:
Walk-out

WODST:
Wood stove

WOODE:
Wooded

WOODF:
Wood Frame

WSOFT:
Water softener

WTR:
Water

WTRAC:
Water Access Rights

WTRFR:
Waterfront

WTRHT:
Water Heater

W/W:
Wall to wall

X

A
A

A
A

Y

Y:
Yes

YD:
Yard

YR:
Year

YRD:
Yard

Z

Z:
Zero

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