Apartment Building

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Apartment Building

A structure with several apartments in it. The apartments share a hallway or exterior walkway, though they are not otherwise connected to each other. Investors may purchase an apartment building to collect the rental income from tenants.

apartment (building)

A building with multiple residential tenants.
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Ownership and management of tenements was, by and large, a small-scale "mom-and-pop industry": often the owner of a tenement housing hundreds of immigrants was a former immigrant himself.
Riis's reputation continued to grow, and he became a major influence in launching tenement housing reform, improving sanitary conditions, creating public parks and playgrounds, and documenting the need for more schools.
These efforts will include cleaning public parks and gardens, painting murals, taking underprivileged children on field trips and renovating tenement housing, high schools and hospitals.
I lived beside Dublin Corporation tenement housing at Keogh Square.