Definition of starter home in English:

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starter home


A compact house or flat specifically designed and built to meet the requirements of young people buying their first home.
Example sentences
  • But we are finding that young double-income couples want to live and stay here and are buying these flats as their starter home.
  • The starter home is now an apartment, as the three-bed semi is in decline, but there is still particular demand for houses.
  • Shannon Vale is geared primarily to those in search of a starter home and existing home owners with families reared and anxious to trade down.
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