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Definition of homesite

: a location of or suitable for a home

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The new model home is located in the latest release of homesites: the Alpine View Collection. Landed Gentry Homes And Communities, The Seattle Times, "Free Tulip Festival passes available with model tour," 11 Apr. 2019 Once the development’s 50 oceanfront homesites have sold, the tents may be moved to a nature preserve on the 280-acre island, to serve as a glamping destination for residents and guests. Amy Gamerman, WSJ, "Shopping for a Luxury Home? Now You Can Try Before You Buy," 2 Aug. 2018 The Katy community of new homes also offers a custom-home neighborhood, The Estates at Cane Island, featuring half-acre homesites with spectacular lakefront views and forested settings. Houston Chronicle, "Resort-quality amenities bring out the best in Cane Island," 10 June 2018 There are 15 homesites currently for sale, ranging in price from $2.1 million to $4 million. Amy Gamerman, WSJ, "Shopping for a Luxury Home? Now You Can Try Before You Buy," 2 Aug. 2018 Early buyers will also enjoy priority selection of homesites in Elyson's first gated neighborhood. Houston Chronicle, "Katy's Elyson community addspatio homes from mid-$300,000s," 9 Feb. 2018 Several other homebuilders are planned for Cane Island’s second phase of new homes where 250 homesites, including many on cul-de-sacs, are spread out over more than 100 masterfully planned acres. Houston Chronicle, "Cane Island’s second phase brings new builders, new model homes," 20 May 2018 The deposit also secured a spot on Caye Chapel’s Founders List, giving them dibs on one of its first-available oceanfront homesites. Amy Gamerman, WSJ, "Shopping for a Luxury Home? Now You Can Try Before You Buy," 2 Aug. 2018 Buyers can take advantage of this final chance to own 25-plus-acre homesites located 13 miles from San Antonio, and have access to saving incentives going on during the sale. Houston Chronicle, "Canyon Creek Preserve Phase III land sale going on now," 20 May 2018

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First Known Use of homesite

1857, in the meaning defined above

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