But for the developer, tax abatements save not only upfront costs for residential construction, but also entices yuppies
to rent or purchase a space at a perceived lessened cost.
In her discussion of the novel, Elizabeth Young has argued that Patrick Bateman is not a "character" but a "cipher"--an empty sign denoting the nothingness of yuppie
Instead, the number of former Yuppies
donating money to charity has doubled to 21%, up from 9% in the 1980s, while they are also five times more likely to be concerned about the environment and eating organically.
But for most, like for the yuppies
in the Dupont Circle bar, this tribalism is a fetish, a release valve, a reminder of an ugly past that, in the right light, can sometimes look quaint.
In apparel, those stores that rely on the upwardly mobile Yuppie
and Generation "X" consumers will feel the pinch in sales of expensive clothing and jewelry.
To keep the yuppie
generation sacrificing, bishops could also ban Friday use of 4x4s, Jeeps, and Hummers.
Bissett is best known for her starring role as "Jane Andrews Mancini" on FOX's popular yuppie
drama, "Melrose Place," broadcast in the '90s.
March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Chuck Failla, president of a successful financial planning firm, is tired of being called a Yuppie
But director Neil LaBute, who also scripted the film, has created some unnervingly believable characters, particularly Eckhart's creepy yuppie
Son is clearly adept at plot points, punch lines, and yuppie
brand names: When Sara inquires about the roof-shaking racket in Callie's apartment, she explains, "My upstairs neighbor teaches homes how to Riverdance.
CORONATION Street is set for a yuppie
invasion in a bid to boost ratings.
In general, their advice was to target real estate products toward a diverse marketplace, not a homogeneous one such as the Yuppie
market of the mid-80s.