- a person who owns a home.
Origin of homeowner
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Examples from the Web for homeownership
Disparities in homeownership are a major driver of the racial wealth gap, according to a recent study from Brandeis University.How We Built the Ghettos
March 13, 2014
Poverty, obesity, homeownership, marital status and alcohol consumption were among the factors investigated.Does Joblessness Lower Life Expectancy?
May 30, 2013
He says he wants to fix the failing public school system, lower the unemployment rate, and promote job training and homeownership.Twagger Like Us: Marion Barry’s Last Hurrah
April 5, 2012
- a person who owns the house in which he or she lives
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Word Origin and History for homeownership
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