common wall

Definition

A wall separating two units in a condominium, duplex, or other multi-unit property. Also called party wall.

Use common wall in a sentence

I was glad there was a common wall and it was good because my neighbor was really noisy and disruptive.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 6 people found this helpful.

You may want to consider buying two connected units and breaking down the common wall to give you increased space.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 7 people found this helpful.

When you lease a space, you will typically not be allowed to make any modifications to a common wall because the interests of other lease holders must be taken into account.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 5 people found this helpful.

Show more usage examples...

Related Terms

Browse Definitions by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
common stock ratio row house