Do not get afraid to ask questions. It is your right to know everything in the deal, so be brave enough to make clarifications on things you don't understand clearly. Ask for explanation when something is uncertain. There are abbreviations in the burnaby MLSÂ® Listings mls listings that are very hard to understand specially for ordinary citizens / home buyers like you. These real estate abbreviations are used by realtors and are not frequently heard by common people. If you don't understand something, then make sure to get clarifications from your trusted realtor before you choose a residence.