Real Estate jargon can sound like a foreign language to some. If you are thinking of buying or selling a home it can be intimidating and may make you feel inadequate hearing all the lingo your Realtor uses. It is important to communicate to your Realtor if there is a term used you are not familiar with. As a client you have a right to understand what exactly is happening. Consider taking a look at the definitions of terms. HGTV defines some common real estate terms here for better understanding. Terms like CMHC, fixture and escrow are clearly explained. If there is a term not listed that you would like to know the meaning of feel free to contact me.