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One of the most standard things in a Homeowners policy is the definition of residence premises. It is the foundation for the property being insured, and at first look seems straightforward. It is the one- to four-family dwelling where the insured resides, or the two-, three- or four-family dwelling where the insured resides in one unit of that dwelling, or that part of any other building where the insured resides as long as the premises is listed in the declarations page (dec).

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