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Synonyms for rooming house

a house where rooms are rented

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The funding will upgrade rooming houses on Station Street in Fairfield, and Barkly Street and Little Grey Street in St Kilda, replacing shared living, bathroom and kitchen areas with self-contained accommodation.
FITCHBURG -- All eight men who were living in an allegedly illegal rooming house on River Street that was destroyed by fire Tuesday are fine, but the fire has called into question the need for such housing in the city.
Wong said the city took owner Mark Woodward to court for violations and reached an agreement that he would repair the building and not use it as a rooming house or boardinghouse.
Rooming houses are group residences with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities.
These 'emergency' rooming houses are also expensive.
Public member Edward Weinstein proposed the rooming house and SRO increase because he was offended by the disparity between transient and stabilized rents, which are nearly 10 times greater on average.
Students, guests and tourists will be better protected from dodgy rooming house operators under a major licensing crackdown.
Roderick to stay away from the rooming houses and their residents as a condition of probation.
Hotels would get no increase at all, except for rooming houses, where the proposal is for a 2 percent increase.
Three Melbourne rooming houses will be given a new lease of life upgraded to improve safety for residents.
WORCESTER - A city man who was on probation for an assault with a dangerous weapon is accused of willfully and maliciously setting fires in common areas in two city rooming houses in recent weeks.
Tenants in rooming houses, have few resources to draw upon in an emergency.
Victorian residents living in rooming houses are set to be better protected under new laws passed in Parliament this week.
She said she wants the city to better regulate rooming houses across the city, citing 5 Sycamore St.
Minister for Consumer Affairs Heidi Victoria today announced the launch of a statewide register of rooming houses to better inform the public about their location and ownership.