homeowner homeowner  /ˈhoʊ ˌmoʊ nər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who owns a home

Usage(s):

  1. To a homeowner who has always made mortgage payments on time, perhaps by sacrificing spending elsewhere, the whole concept may seem grossly unfair.
  2. That has the perverse effect of raising, not lowering, a homeowner's monthly payment.
  3. Two door-to-door salesmen give hard sell to homeowner.

News

  1. Homeowner scares away would-be robbers

    A homeowner scared away two men he believed tried to rob him after they entered his home through an unlocked door.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Salisbury Post

  2. Homeowner Accidentally Sets Own House On Fire

    A homeowner trying to get rid of bed bugs sets the whole house on fire in South Jersey. Several people were hurt-- including firefighters.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 29 Philadelphia

  3. Jamestown homeowner loses fight against right of way

    Jamestown homeowner loses fight against right of way
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Providence Journal

Quotes

  1. "I think we can get us a bill, but it's going to require less politics and more focus on keeping our minds on who we need to help -- and that's the homeowner," Bush said at a roundtable on housing counseling.
    on Jul 1, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Reuters

  2. "It offers every deserving American family or homeowner the opportunity to trade a burdensome mortgage for a manageable loan that reflects the market value of their home," McCain said in a speech on the economy in Brooklyn.
    on Apr 10, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Reuters.fr

  3. "Principal reductions that restore some equity for the homeowner may be a relatively more effective means of avoiding delinquency and foreclosure," Bernanke said.
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: FOXNews

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