Homes

Homes may refer to:

  • the plural form of "home";
  • an abbreviation of "homie".

HOMES may refer to:

  • a mnemonic for remembering the names of five Great Lakes.

Other articles related to "home, homes":

Visitability
... Visitability is an international movement to change home construction practices so that virtually all new homes, whether or not designated for residents who currently have ... ultimately want to require that all new homes be at least partly accessible to people with mobility impairments ... Newly constructed homes often contain the same major barriers as older, existing homes steps at every entrance, and narrow interior doors, with the bathroom door usually the narrowest door in the house ...
McMansion - Origins
... Beginning in California in the 1980s, the larger home concept was intended to fill a gap between the more modest suburban tract home and the upscale custom homes found in gated ... The larger homes proved popular and demand increased dramatically, particularly in light of new land-management laws that were enacted in the 1980s and '90s ... decline in quality for many of these new homes, prompting the coinage of the disparaging term ...
Oregon Ballot Measures 37 (2004) And 49 (2007) - Measure 49
... Measure 49 Modifies Measure 37 clarifies right to build homes limits large developments protects farms, forests, groundwater ... Claimants may not build more than three homes on such lands ... developments, such as strip malls and mines, on land reserved for homes, farms, forests and other uses ” A record 117 paid arguments on Measure 49 ...
Lustron House - Lustrons On A Marine Base?
... In January 2006, it was announced that the homes, which had grown "too small for most families," would be eliminated from base housing and would be given away ... one individual came forward and acquired a home, which was disassembled and moved to storage in Delaware ... of Quantico's Lustrons were demolished in 2006, and an additional thirty-four homes were razed in 2007 ...
McMansion - Criticism - Size
... in the house next door." Built as tract "mansions" or executive homes in marketing parlance, they generally are found in outlying suburban areas because lot ... These homes usually are constructed among other large homes by a subdivider on speculation they generally are built en-masse by a development company to be ...

Famous quotes containing the word homes:

    [The Republicans] offer ... a detailed agenda for national renewal.... [On] reducing illegitimacy ... the state will use ... funds for programs to reduce out-of-wedlock pregnancies, to promote adoption, to establish and operate children’s group homes, to establish and operate residential group homes for unwed mothers, or for any purpose the state deems appropriate. None of the taxpayer funds may be used for abortion services or abortion counseling.
    Newt Gingrich (b. 1943)

    I had the idea that there were two worlds. There was a real world as I called it, a world of wars and boxing clubs and children’s homes on back streets, and this real world was a world where orphans burned orphans.... I liked the other world in which almost everyone lived. The imaginary world.
    Norman Mailer (b. 1923)

    Seems like everything people oughta know they just don’t want to hear. I guess that’s the big trouble with the world.
    —Geoffrey Homes (1902–1977)