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Accessibility In Real Estate

Accessibility concerns are a common component of real estate transactions, and a source of some confusion.

"Disabilities is an umbrella term, covering impairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions. An impairment is a problem in body function or structure; an activity limitation is a difficulty encountered by an individual in executing a task or action; while a participation restriction is a problem experienced by an individual in involvement in life situations. Therefore, disability is a complex phenomenon, reflecting an interaction between features of a person’s body and features of the society in which he or she lives."

—World Health Organization

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