Definition of HMO in English:


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Pronunciation: /eɪtʃɛmˈəʊ



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short for house in multiple occupation. the council is considering the idea of forcing the landlords of all HMOs to apply for a licence
More example sentences
  • Where a property is not located within an area of 25% or more HMOs then change of use is likely to be granted subject to other planning considerations.
  • Swansea's Labour-led council said in its election manifesto that tackling what it called an "overconcentration" of HMOs which "blights" many parts of the city would be a major priority.
  • The aims of the initiatives are to control the growth of HMOs and improve the standard and management of these properties.

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