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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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As far as I know he got involved in housebreaking, but it was mainly cars he seemed interested in.
Sheriff Simon Fraser said: "Hundreds of thousands of servicemen came back from World War II and did not go out housebreaking.
In 1964, as a trustee prisoner on another housebreaking sentence, he raped a prison officer's wife.
Available in three sizes in single packs or packages of two, PoochPads can be used for housebreaking puppies or as an incontinence product.
The University of Huddersfield researchers spent months studying housebreaking statistics in Glasgow, Dundee and Falkirk, and interviewed dozens of persistent burglars in Scottish jails.
Police say the biggest concerns of local residents in Mylet's Paisley East and Ralston ward include drunk and disorderly behaviour, vandalism and graffiti, assaults and violent crime, drug abuse and housebreaking.
He also admitted two charges of housebreaking and stealing the car.
He admitted housebreaking and theft at Stirling Sheriff Court last week.
The 13-part series runs in half-hour episodes on consecutive Saturdays, covering everything about dogs, including choosing a puppy, leash breaking, learning about breed personalities, housebreaking, evaluating acupuncture for dogs, handling aggressive dogs, baking homemade dog treats and preventing fleas.
The Pee Post(TM) offers pet owners an alternative training tool for housebreaking their pets by encouraging dogs to eliminate in a specific area of the yard by attracting dogs' acute sense of smell with a pheromone scent.
Officers built crime scenes using the toys to warn children about about housebreaking.