square footage of living area

square footage of living area

The heated and cooled space in a dwelling, except that a heated garage is generally not included.

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This assumption is supported by previous research, with one study even reporting an R-square of 94%, for a model based on 11 housing characteristics.(4) For example, if an appraisal is desired for a single-family dwelling, information is gathered about the selling price, square footage of living area and total square footage, number of bedrooms, size of the garage, age of the house, lot size, etc.
The housing characteristics gathered and examined include: the selling price, which is the dependent variable (Y); what is being predicted; and the independent variables, which are the predictor variables, including the number of bedrooms, size of the garage, number of bathrooms, age, square footage of living area, and total square footage under roof.