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What Is a Single-Family Home? Here Are the Characteristics That Define It

By: 
Margaret Heidenry | Realtor.com
Jul 25 2018

The phrase "single-family home" is something you'll often see when browsing through real estate listings. A single-family home might seem easy to define: It's a home for a single family, right? Eh, not exactly. To be classified as a single-family home, there are requirements the property must meet.

What are those requirements? Let's take a look.

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