If they own the property and rent out a room they are alandlord. The person who collect the rent is the rentor (landlord) and the person who pays the rent is the renter. Edit: they are both housemates or roommates. You are called the Tenant; the person subleasing from you is the Subtenant.
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What is it called when you rent a house from someone?
A tenant is a person who occupies a property, often an apartment, from another person, often known as a landlord. The tenant often pays rent for the property the tenant occupies. Who pays car rental on vacationing? Usually, a car rental is paid for by the person who chose to rent it. On business trips, the rental is often paid for by the employer.
What do you call someone who lives in a house?
householder. noun. a person who lives in a house or flat, especially the person who owns the house or pays the rent.
What is the meaning of rent person?
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
What do you call a person who owns a property?
noun 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.