Real estate refers to property consisting of land and the buildings on it, along with its natural resources such as crops, minerals, or water; immovable property of this nature. Real estate is typically bought, sold, or rented either for residential, commercial, industrial, or agricultural purposes. It's one of the most tangible and widely recognized investment assets.


A real estate company is an organization that specializes in various aspects of the real estate industry, including buying, selling, leasing, managing, and developing properties. These companies can range from small, local firms to large, multinational corporations.