The latest defined terms, starting with the letter C:
The history of an individual's debt payment; lenders use this information to gauge a potential borrower's ability to repay a loan.
A collectively held structure in which residents purchase stock in a cooperative corporation that owns the structure; each stockholder is then entitled to live in a specific unit of the structure and is responsible for paying a portion of the loan.
A private sector loan, one that is not guaranteed or insured by the U.S. government.
A property and form of ownership in which individuals purchase and own a unit of housing in a multi-unit complex; the owner also shares financial responsibility for common areas.
An amount, usually a percentage of the property sales price, that is collected by a real estate professional as a fee for negotiating the transaction.