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first-time buyer Line breaks: first-time buyer

Definition of first-time buyer in English:

noun

A person buying a house or flat who has not previously owned a home and therefore has no property to sell.
Example sentences
  • Personally, I think house prices are wobbly enough to warrant would-be first-time buyers sitting it out for a bit longer to see what happens to the market.
  • What does that mean for young or first-time buyers?
  • She said it was just as hard then for first-time buyers as it is now.

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