Definitions for habitability
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word habitability
The property of being habitable.
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 provision of a contract. It is a common law right of a tenant or Legal doctrine. In order to be habitable, such housing usually: ⁕must provide shelter, with working locks ⁕must be heated in the winter months ⁕must not be infested with vermin, such as mice, roaches, termites, mold, etc. ⁕reguires the landlord stop other tenants from making too much noise, second-hand smoke, or from selling narcotics ⁕must provide potable water ⁕each Jurisdiction may have various rules.
Find a translation for the habitability definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these habitability definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"habitability." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 25 Jan. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/habitability>.