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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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This musical show, which was held at the Pakistan Club hall on June 5, was houseful.
Connor's romantic scepticism proves to be a bit of a downer on the eve of his brother Paul's wedding and doesn't exactly impress his houseful of guests, including his childhood friend Jenny (Jennifer Garner) who has no patience with Connor's philandering ways.
THIS year's panto kicks off tomorrow at Theatr Colwyn and tells the tale of Snow White, with a beautiful young girl, a wicked witch and a houseful of mischievous dwarfs.
We also need a more professional police force in which mumsy women with a houseful of kids are not left to stumble into the front line against gun-happy gangsters.
With her best-selling book, Please Don't Eat the Daisies, she created a persona that was competent, funny, self-assured, calm in the face of domestic emergency, unapologetically competitive on the tennis court, and tremendously gifted when it came to keeping a houseful of youngsters happily occupied on a rainy afternoon.
With a chuckle, he adds, "It also bought me a houseful of furniture.
So, if you find yourself with an unexpected houseful and all your booze disappeared over the festive season, you won't have to resort to turning water into wine.
He lives in a houseful of children and dogs and his tendency to withdraw from arguments is "not a good relationship builder.
For the past 10 years they've been Butlin's barmy and collected a houseful of holiday camp memories.
Los Angeles designer William Holbrook put a houseful of amenities into this remodeled garage, yet the plan feels open, spacious, and uncluttered.
Whether you're planning an intimate gathering with family or entertaining a houseful of out-of-town guests, HoneyBaked has solutions for every size meal and budget," said Maggie DeCan, HoneyBaked* COO.
It will give me an opportunity to see a houseful Test match.