vendee


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

Vendee

A buyer, especially but not necessarily of real estate.

vendee

Buyer. Contrast with donee, who receives property by gift, and devisee, who receives property under a will.

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
For the Vendee, where the local authorities are very conscious of the need to conserve and protect the natural environment, offers a rich and varied landscape, much of which forms the core of the region's ecological heritage.
Keycamp prices start at pounds 647 per family for 12-nights' mobile home accommodation in the Vendee.
Michel Desjoyeaux, vainqueur de la derniere edition du Vendee Globe en 2009 et mentor de Gabart, s'est porte a sa rencontre a bord d'un gros catamaran a moteur avec une equipe de television.
Thanks to a series of microclimates, the Vendee coast is bathed in more 2,200 hours of sunshine every year, making it one of the sunniest regions in France.
With young children, we opted to catch the overnight ferry from Portsmouth to St Malo rather than take a standard trip to Calais because it cuts out around three hours' driving time to the Vendee on the west coast - and it was a perfect arrangement.
She said she would not be competing in the 2004 Vendee Globe, admitting it would be a 'tough race' to do twice in a row.
Desjoyeaux, sailing the Finot design PRB, crossed the finish line in the bay of Les Sables d'Olonne on the French Atlantic coast to complete the Vendee Globe in 93 days, 3 hours, 457 minutes and 32 seconds, pulverising the record established in 1996-97 by Christophe Augin.
Most tourists understandably restrict their visit to the beaches for which the Vendee is justly reputed.
TRIUMPHANT yachts-woman Ellen MacArthur today announced plans to take part in another yacht race - less than 24 hours after reaching dry land at the end of the Vendee Globe round-the-world race.
NYSE: CCR), announced today that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), in two separate actions, has awarded Countrywide the servicing contract for the VA's National Mortgage Portfolio and designated the company as Master Servicer of the Vendee Mortgage Trusts.