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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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He pleaded "just let me go", but the householder put him in a headlock.
Terrified householders defending themselves are already protected, so the irresponsible announcement can only be designed to make people afraid or actually encourage vigilante execution.
It comes after Britain's most senior judge reinforced the notion that a person's home is their castle, saying furious householders have the right to get rid of burglars in their homes and are not expected to remain calm when confronted by intruders.
Emergency crews advise householders to ask for professional help if they want to dispose of wasp nests, to minimise the risk of injury.
Householder then takes a tour of the property, taking pictures and making notes of the condition of the vegetation, soil, water, air, plants, animals, and human interaction.
But the Home Secretary, Charles Clarke, has decided that the law isn't going to be changed - and the CPS doesn't believe it needs to be, because it already covers the rights of householders.
Personally, Householder says, students who take physics as freshmen "tend to want to take more science" in later years.
Under current rules councils, householders can request separate containers for their refuse but councils are allowed to refuse.
The householder refused to let him in and he left, heading off in the direction of Sunniside.
We want householders to be able to use the necessary force required to protect themselves and their families against intruders in their home.
Householder has joined the company as vice president of corporate tax, overseeing Sempra Energy's worldwide tax affairs.
At one point one of the men told the householder he saw someone running out of the house and asked if anything had been stolen.