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high-rise

A concept with no fixed definition except as contained within specific fire codes or building codes.In commercial real estate,it is generally understood by reference to what it is not.It is not a low-rise, which is a one- or two-story structure. It is not a midrise, which could be anything between three and six, perhaps eight stories high, depending on the community. A high-rise is anything taller than a midrise.The meaning of high-rise in Asheville,North Carolina,will be different than that in New York City or Chicago.

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All the respondents indicated that traffic congestion is the major environmental effects caused from high-rise buildings development that affecting the environment of Penang Island.
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May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, May 7, a single fire sprinkler extinguished a kitchen fire in the Spinning Wheel Apartments high-rise building in Hinsdale.
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which began developing the prestigious West Valley business park in 1974, agreed to buy 15 low-rise buildings while Santa Monica-based Emmett placed the winning bid on six high-rise buildings.
SAN FRANCISCO -- In response to the recent surge in new high-rise building construction in San Francisco and other Bay Area cities, members of the Structural Engineers Association of Northern California (SEAONC at www.
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The Classic, Stamford's only luxury high-rise condominium, has announced that Wendy Webski of Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group has been appointed director of sales for the 18-story high-rise located in downtown Stamford.
Although the high-rise passed its LSE inspection, the owner did so without installing fire sprinklers.
That megadeal to buy Woodland Hills' prestigious Warner Center Plaza, the high-rise office complex that defines the west San Fernando Valley skyline, is expected to close next week, according to sources familiar with the deal.

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