The overheating real estate market has produced the following words that are familiar to many people.
completed apartment (flat)/ uncompleted apartment/ resold apartment 现房/期房/二手房
When the property market is soaring, the best advice would be to buy a newly completed or resold flat in a well-managed community. — The Guardian
residential apartment/ office apartment/ residential office apartment 公寓/写字楼/商住两用公寓
Most of the missiles exploded near residential apartment buildings typically made of reinforced concrete, beams and columns. — The Straits Time
economically affordable housing/ commercial housing 经济适用房/商品房
The Xihongmen project is a combination of economically affordable housing and commercial housing. — China Daily.
apartments leased to foreigners only /apartments leased only to natives 外销公寓/内销公寓
One special feature of the real estate market in China is that its apartments can be categorized by the customers. There are apartments leased to foreigners only and apartments leased only to natives. — Xinhua
property management/ owners' committee 物业管理/业主委员会
Large developers such as Sino serve the dual purpose of generating much needed cash flow and finding work for a sizeable team of property management staff. — The Straits Times
show/ model home 样板间
An architectural competition for model home designs was completed, and the first show home has been constructed on nearby Jefferson Street.— Reuters
be opened for occupancy/ commence sales 入住/开盘
The No 1 Building of the first phase of Liheng Mingyuan has been completed and No 2 and 3 have been opened for occupancy. — China Daily
Another example might be the decision to purchase a car in Singapore. Therein lies the decision on how much should go into the downpayment and how much should be borrowed. — Reuters.
floor space 占地面积
Tiptop Apartment covers an area of 2.6 hectares with a floor space of 100,000 square metres. — China Daily