Vacant Occupiable Dwelling Unit [HUD] Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 24 CFR 42.305 [Title 24 Housing and Urban Development; Subtitle A Office of the Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development; Part 42 Displacement, Relocation Assistance, and Real Property Acquisition for HUD and HUD-Assisted Programs; Subpart C Requirements under Section 104(D) of Housing and Community Development Act of 1974], the term Vacant Occupiable Dwelling Unit means “a vacant dwelling unit that is in a standard condition; a vacant dwelling unit that is in a substandard condition, but is suitable for rehabilitation; or a dwelling unit in any condition that has been occupied (except by a squatter) at any time within the period beginning 3 months before the date of execution of the agreement by the recipient covering the rehabilitation or demolition.”