Certificate Of Occupancy (CO)


Definition of "Certificate of occupancy (CO)"

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Cheryl Pryor, Real Estate Agent Long & Foster

Certificate usually granted by a jurisdictions building department certifying a specified premise has satisfactorily complied with all zoning and building ordinances. This certification is a prerequisite for occupancy for its designated use and often the transfer of title at a sale.

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