Multifamily Housing Law and Legal Definition

According to 12 USCS § 1715z-22a (1), the term multifamily housing means “housing accommodations on the mortgaged property that are designed principally for residential use, conform to standards satisfactory to the Secretary, and consist of not less than 5 rental units on 1 site. These units may be detached, semidetached, row house, or multifamily structures.”