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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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The committee found the policy "affects proportionally more housing benefit claimants in Wales than elsewhere in Great Britain".
Properties that tend to attract housing benefit tenants often provide a higher yield and therefore an enhanced possibility that the rent will be greater than the mortgage repayment.
Clr Cathy Scott, Kirklees Cabinet member for housing, said: "In view of significant legislation changes which will shortly affect the payment of housing benefit, the time is right for us to look again at our approach to making social housing available to residents.
Welfare Minister Lord Freud said: "It's absolutely vital that we take urgent steps to manage housing benefit expenditure, which has been spiralling out of control for more than a decade.
To pay for that, however, Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith brought forward a reduction in housing benefit rates for new claimants by six months.
Federation chief executive David Orr told the Sunday Mirror: "Cutting housing benefit could have a catastrophic impact on the lives of thousands of people who, despite their best efforts, have failed to find work after 12 months.
The Government is currently consulting local authorities on giving them powers to withhold payments of housing benefit from individual tenants where they believe it would be an effective way of tackling cases of antisocial behaviour.
Campaigners Defend Council Housing joined the growing call for a cap on the amount of housing benefit private landlords are allowed.
Without the safety net that housing benefit provides many vulnerable young people will lose their homes.
With over 250,000 people in Wales currently receiving some form of housing benefit support, Welsh councils have long argued the UK Government's reform of the housing benefit system will have a disproportionate impact in Wales, while also affecting some of Wales' most vulnerable communities.
My sister's husband get's a pension off the council of PS249 a month, because of it she lost her housing benefit and a number of other benefits.
CROSS-PARTY GROUP WARNS ON EFFECT OF 'BEDROOM TAX' CONTROVERSIAL changes to housing benefit could result in a rise in evictions and cost the UK Government more than it already spends, a cross-party report will warn today.

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