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Definition of homesite

: a location of or suitable for a home

Examples of homesite in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Oakwood is also picking this site to introduce two new single-family collections, Meridian and Horizon, on traditional homesites. Mark Samuelson, The Denver Post, "Taking off: In Green Valley Ranch’s new expansion near DIA, single-family homebuyers aren’t waiting for 2020 to sign on," 5 Dec. 2019 The 100-foot homesite allows for a four-car garage without sacrificing living space. Roy Kent, Houston Chronicle, "New 100-foot homesites opened in Katy’s Cane Island," 13 Aug. 2019 Right now, KB Home provides the opportunity to choose a homesite backing to open space, and a partial basement is included in the standard price. Mark Samuelson, The Denver Post, "Grand opening in Parker: With two models including a ranch, KB Home’s Stone Creek Ranch has sites backing to open space," 12 Dec. 2019 End-of-year incentives also are available for homes on premium, half-acre homesites in The Estates, Cane Island’s custom-home neighborhood. Houston Chronicle, "Buyers can save with end-of-year deals on Cane Island’s homes," 7 Dec. 2019 Bungalows are on low-maintenance homesites and get front-yard maintenance/snow removal at a low rate. Mark Samuelson, The Denver Post, "A rush on ranches: Colorado’s attractions makes it a popular retirement target, but the sooner you start looking, the better," 27 Nov. 2019 The top-selling community south of Pearland presents new homes from the low $200,000s to the $600,000s, including many on prized cul-de-sac homesites and in exclusive gated sections. Houston Chronicle, "Musical lights, holiday market coming to Meridiana," 23 Nov. 2019 Cane Island features a selection of new homes on 50- to 100-foot homesites in gated neighborhoods and on cul-de-sacs, all well designed throughout the 1,200-acre community. Houston Chronicle, "Buyers enjoy abundance of new home selections in Katy’s Cane Island," 24 Aug. 2019 Not only are Copperleaf homes generously sized at 2,332 square feet to 2,906 square feet and include single-story plans, but nine homesites feature a detached 402-square-foot studio home with its own kitchen, living room, bathroom and garage. Cameron Sullivan, The Mercury News, "Sponsored: House hunt while on the way to the coast," 26 July 2019

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First Known Use of homesite

1857, in the meaning defined above

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5 Jan 2020

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“Homesite.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 29 January 2020.

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