Air Rights

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Definition: Air Rights

Air Rights

Full Definition of Air Rights

The right to control, use, or occupy the space above a specific property. Air rights can be sold, leased, or donated to another party. Air rights are not unlimited; while low-flying aircraft can be considered to be trespassing, aircraft flying at higher altitudes are not.

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December 03, 2021
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Air Rights are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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