Insurance for Real Estate Developers

Real estate is an industry that is within the large property industry. It is inclusive of buildings, land and even natural resources. This industry is categorized into three namely residential, commercial and industrial.

DEFINITION of 'Real Estate'

Property comprised of land and the buildings on it as well as the natural resources of the land including uncultivated flora and fauna, farmed crops and livestock, water and minerals. Although media often refers to the "real estate market" from the perspective of residential living, real estate can be grouped into three broad categories based on its use: residential, commercial and industrial. Examples of residential real estate include undeveloped land, houses, condominiums and townhomes; examples of commercial real estate are office buildings, warehouses and retail store buildings; and examples of industrial real estate are factories, mines and farms.…