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  1. a legal term (in some jurisdictions, notably in the USA, United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia) that encompasses land along with anything permanently affixed to the land, such as buildings, specifically property that is stationary, or fixed in locati

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 21, 2008
  2. Thus the law broadly distinguishes between "real" property (land and anything affixed to it) and "personal" property (everything else, e.g., clothing, furniture, money)

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  3. The conceptual difference was between immovable property, which would transfer title along with the land, and movable property, which a person would retain title to

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  4. The oldest use of the term "Real Estate" that has been preserved in historical records was in 1666

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  5. The use of "real" to refer to land also reflects the ancient preference for land, and the ownership thereof (and the owners thereof)

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