Land, including whatever is attached to its surface, such as buildings, trees, and so on; everything beneath its surface, such as minerals; and the air space above it. This is distinct from personal property, which is movable. See also chattel and property.
Webster's New World Law
(law) Property in the form of land as opposed to personal possessions; real estate.
A special feature of his rule was the sending out of numerous cleruchies (q.v.), which served the double purpose of securing strategic points to Athens and converting the needy proletariate of the capital into owners of real property.
His proposal to impose a tax of 1% on real property and of 2% on movable property was rejected by all the larger provinces.
As yet the Cassa Ecclesiastica had no right to dispose of the property thus entrusted to it; but in 1862 an act was passed by which it transferred all its real property to the national domain, and was credited with a corresponding amount by the exchequer.
In the later middle ages these courts had jurisdiction over most questions, except indeed the then most important ones, those relating to real property.
The real property of a Mussulman does not pass by inheritance to non-Mussulman heirs, but may pass to his Mussulman heirs of a foreign nationality, and vice versa.