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  1. lodging house, rooming housenoun

    a house where rooms are rented


  1. rooming housenoun

    A house which lets out furnished apartments.


  1. Rooming house

    A rooming house, also called a "multi-tenant house", is a "dwelling with multiple rooms rented out individually", in which the tenants share kitchen and often bathroom facilities. Rooming houses are often used as housing for low-income people, as rooming houses (along with single room occupancy units in hotels) are the least expensive housing for single adults. Rooming houses are usually owned and operated by private landlords. Rooming houses are better described as a "living arrangement" rather than a specially "built form" of housing; rooming houses involve people who are not related living together, often in an existing house, and sharing a kitchen, bathroom (in most cases), and a living room or dining room. Rooming houses in this way are similar to group homes and other roommate situations. While there are purpose-built rooming houses, these are rare.


  1. rooming house

    A rooming house, also known as a boarding house, is a type of residential accommodation where individuals rent single rooms within a larger property shared with others. The rooms are usually private, but facilities like bathrooms, kitchens, and living areas are typically communal spaces. These are often sought after by low-income residents or transient workers due to affordability.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rooming house in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rooming house in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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