People who own or rent property - synonyms or related words
absentee landlord noun
someone who does not live in or visit very frequently a property that they rent to someone else
first-time buyer noun
someone who is buying a house for the first time
someone who is buying a house, flat, or other place to live in
someone who owns their house or flat
land agent noun
British someone whose job is to buy and sell land for other people
formal someone who owns a particular piece of land
a man who owns a house, flat, or room that people can rent
someone who owns a large amount of land
someone who pays rent to use land or property and has signed a lease (=a legal agreement) with the owner. The owner is called the lessor.
someone who allows another person to pay to use their land or property under a lease (=a legal agreement). The person who uses the land or property is the lessee.
someone who pays to live in a house with the person who owns it. The usual American word is roomer.
someone who owns the house that they live in
sitting tenant noun
British someone who pays rent to live in a house or flat and has the legal right to stay there
mainly Americaninformal someone who owns buildings that are in very bad condition and charges people too much money to live in them
someone who rents a house, room, or flat from a tenant (=the person who is already renting it from the owner)
someone who rents a flat, house, office, piece of land etc from the person who owns it
legal someone who owns a title deed
Britishformal someone who is selling a building or piece of land