bedroom community

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Noun1.bedroom community - a community where many commuters livebedroom community - a community where many commuters live
suburb, suburban area, suburbia - a residential district located on the outskirts of a city
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The Royal Burgh of Haddington, which is located 19 miles east of Edinburgh, is the administrative centre for East Lothian, and has become an established commuter town due to its proximity to the A1 and Edinburgh.
For example, people who are time-poor may be happy to live in a costlier but closer commuter town, while those whose monthly outgoings are stretched might be happy to spend more time travelling if it saves money overall.
And in the North East, Zoopla identified Blaydon as the Tyneside commuter town with the best yearon-year house price growth.
Meanwhile, in Watford, a commuter town, there were 40 per cent fewer new sellers advertising their properties last month.
The icing on the location cake is that it is situated in the pretty historic commuter town of Hillsborough which is easy on the eye.
Bellway have released their newest house type at Heritage Gate in the commuter town of Motherwell.
May worked in finance, including at the Bank of England, before being elected as MP for the London commuter town of Maidenhead in 1997.
The attack took place at about 5 am local time (0300 GMT) at the train station at Grafing, a commuter town about 32 km south-east of the Bavarian capital in southern Germany.
Harrison is an important commuter town and we now own the best position in town, directly across from the Metro-NY train station with express service to Manhattan.
Architectural services as a result of a contest held on how the railway town Boarding can be switched from being a commercial and industrial city with an active family and a commuter town.
Sadly, I think the future of Huddersfield is as nothing more than a commuter town with a centre largely populated by students.