occupancy standard

Definition of "occupancy standard"
  1. A regulation limiting the number of persons per housing unit, determined by factors like unit size, bedroom and bath count, or the building's physical limitations
How to use "occupancy standard" in a sentence
  1. The apartment complex's occupancy standard prevents more than two people from living in a one-bedroom unit.
  2. Due to its size, the occupancy standard for this house is six residents.
  3. Under the local occupancy standard, the small studio could not accommodate four tenants.

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