habitability

habitability
n. In real estate, the condition of being amenable for occupancy; the absence of conditions that would interfere significantly with a tenant's ability to occupy the premises.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


habitability
Fitness for occupancy. The requirement that rented premises, such as a house or apartment, be reasonably fit to occupy.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


habitability
Fitness for occupancy. The requirement that rented premises, such as a house or apartment, be reasonably fit to occupy.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • Habitability — is the conformance of a residence or abode to the implied warranty of habitability. A residence that complies is said to be habitable. It is an implied warranty or contract, meaning it does not have to be an express contract, covenant, or… …   Wikipedia

  • Habitability — Hab it*a*bil i*ty (h[a^]b [i^]t*[.a]*b[i^]l [i^]*t[y^]), n. Habitableness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • habitability — Condition of premises which permits inhabitant to live free of serious defects to health and safety. Warranty of habitability. Under implied warranty of habitability, applicable to new housing, the builder vendor warrants that he has complied… …   Black's law dictionary

  • habitability — Condition of premises which permits inhabitant to live free of serious defects to health and safety. Warranty of habitability. Under implied warranty of habitability, applicable to new housing, the builder vendor warrants that he has complied… …   Black's law dictionary

  • habitability — habitable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ suitable to live in. DERIVATIVES habitability noun. ORIGIN Latin habitabilis, from habitare possess, inhabit …   English terms dictionary

  • habitability — noun see habitable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • habitability — See habitable. * * * …   Universalium

  • habitability — noun The property of being habitable …   Wiktionary

  • habitability — n. quality of being fit to live in …   English contemporary dictionary

  • habitability — hab·it·abil·i·ty …   English syllables

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