Hard Money Loan
A hard money loan is a loan backed by the value of the property rather than the creditworthiness of the borrower.
A hazardous substance is any toxic, pollutant, contaminant, infectious, or radioactive material.
A hedge is an investment made to reduce the risk inherent in an asset. Buying flood insurance for a home in a floodplain is a hedge against flooding.
The hold period is the time during which an investor holds a particular investment. It is the time between buying and selling the investment.
Holdback (or Reserve)
The holdback is money that is held until certain conditions are met.