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House

Firms that conduct business as broker-dealers in securities or in the investment banking field are characterized as houses.

House

A broker-dealer or underwriting person or firm. Houses are usually large institutions, but may also be an individual. They provide investment advising services, place and execute orders on behalf of clients, and place new issues with investors.

house

An organization that acts as a broker-dealer or an underwriter.

house

In real estate jargon, generally indicates a detached dwelling on a parcel of its own land.

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Here what is emphasized is the incongruity of constructing huge multi-crore religious edifices without bothering to provide minimum required housing for the houseless in their operational areas.
With some uncertain notice, as might seem Of vagrant dwellers in the houseless woods, Or of some Hermit's cave, where by his fire The Hermit sits alone.
63) Instead of representing the virtuosic bravura of the solo, comic survivor as with Ruzante and Autolycus, which is justly open to the charge of solipsism, this fictional "delusion" of Poor Tom is remarkably consonant with the social vision of the play, which continually "into a thousand parts divide[s] one man," (64) Thus Lear, in his socially reflective speeches before the hovel, instinctively slides from the singular, "you houseless poverty," to the plural, "poor naked wretches.
where youth of color are considered loitering when they stand together on a corner; where houseless people who are sleeping in their cars or on the sidewalk are cited for just being there; and where people who don't own their land but who are soliciting work are considered illegal [such as] undocumented workers, micro-business people, panhandlers, sex workers, recyclers.
Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bid the pelting of this pitiless night, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these?
Shelters for houseless youth: A follow-up evaluation.
if they retire from the household life to the houseless one .
Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'r you are That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these?
To see a whole block of buildings, which were erected in this city at the most enormous prices, wrapped in flames and the fire rapidly spreading from house to house without the means of arresting its progress or save the great amount of valuable personal property contained therein was indeed a distressing sight and made us all feel that we would soon be houseless exposed to me incessant rains and inclemency of this climate.
Were there in the streets no pallid faces with every mark of destitution and want, no uncared for houseless children, no mothers who see their babes pine and die for want of nourishment, no brave men .
Perhaps the current ambiguity about home among those who live in increasingly larger and more elaborately appointed houses may provide insights into contemporary attitudes of indifference toward those identified not as houseless but as homeless.
Now called Zonnebloem (Afrikaans for "wildflower"), this treeless and houseless wasteland was once known as District Six, a vibrant mixed-race neighborhood notorious for its grit and celebrated for its culture.