Alquist-Priolo Special Study Zone

Business / Real Estate / Alquist-Priolo Special Study Zone: A California law requiring a real estate agent or owner to disclose to prospective buyers that a property is located within a special studies zone (geological hazard zone) and if the property contains or will contain a dwelling (a residentally zoned lot). Special study zones cover an area 660 feet on each side of fault lines and are indicated on maps prepared by the California Department of Mines and Geology.

Other Words for Special

Special Adjective Synonyms: dear, intimate, particular, good, close, bosom, staunch, loyal, faithful, devoted, steadfast, dearest, best, closest, esteemed, valued
Special Verb Synonyms: particular, specific, exceptional, uncommon, especial, rare, unusual, out of the ordinary, extraordinary, different, unorthodox, unconventional, unique, precise, individual, singular, distinctive, specialized, certain, remarkable, inimitable, idiosyncrati
Special Noun Synonyms: significant, important, momentous, earth-shaking, memorable, red-letter, gala, festive, celebratory

Other Words for Study

Study Adjective Synonyms: contemplate, consider, reflect on, think over or about, ruminate on, chew over, turn over, weigh, ponder, deliberate over or on or about, muse about or on, mull over, meditate on or about or over
Study Verb Synonyms: learning, lessons, bookwork, work, reading, contemplation, investigation, boning up, cramming, swotting or swatting
Study Noun Synonyms: learn (about), read, con, memorize, burn the midnight oil, lucubrate, bone up (on), cram, swot or swat, mug up

Other Words for Zone

Zone Noun Synonyms: area, quarter, district, region, sector, section, sphere, belt, territory, province, realm, domain, precinct, bailiwick, department, terrain, circle, locality, locale, turf

Special-Purpose Property

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Specialist Block Purchase And Sale

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