rent control

noun

Definition of rent control

  1. :  government regulation of the amount charged as rent for housing and often also of eviction

rent–controlled

adjective

1916

First Known Use of rent control

1916


RENT CONTROL Defined for English Language Learners

rent control

noun

Definition of rent control for English Language Learners

  • : a system in which the government determines how much rent can be charged for an apartment, house, etc.


Law Dictionary

rent control

noun

Legal Definition of rent control

  1. :  government regulation of the amount charged as rent for housing and often also of eviction

rent–controlled

adjective

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