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Apartment Building

A structure with several apartments in it. The apartments share a hallway or exterior walkway, though they are not otherwise connected to each other. Investors may purchase an apartment building to collect the rental income from tenants.

apartment (building)

A building with multiple residential tenants.
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An Emirati woman was allegedly raped by five knife-wielding Arab men who kidnapped her from the parking lot of her apartment block in Al Buteena on Wednesday morning.
In view of the number of fires in apartment blocks, I am a bit paranoid about things like unattended naked flames.
The resident further said that Gascoigne had seemed drunk since he has been back and was also seen riding up and down in the lift over and over one night, adding that it is not fair on the residents of the apartment block, mostly pensioners, to live with his behaviour.
Once the tallest buildings in Europe, apartment blocks in the Scottish city's housing complex are being flattened to make way for a new development.
Summary: An elderly woman has died after being set on fire in the elevator of her apartment block in Brooklyn, New York.
CONTROVERSIAL plans for an apartment block in a Wirral seaside resort were last night approved by the council, despite hundreds of people signing a petition opposing the scheme.
BRUSSELS, Jan 27 (TAP) - An apartment block in the Belgian city of Liege collapsed on Wednesday, trapping two people under the rubble, emergency services said.
DRUG dealers are sneaking into a luxury apartment block beside Mountjoy Prison so they can hurl heroin into the jail.
Here, around 16 years ago, Zvi Hecker also built his famous Spiral apartment block (AR October 1990), an ebullient architectural bricolage, notable for the anecdote that Hecker (allegedly) took potshots at the building during construction (he lived across the street from the site), when he considered workmanship standards below par.
Petersburg offer tours of "Putin's Petersburg": "The President's fans are shown the apartment block where he and his parents lived, his school, his university, and even the KGB office where he began his career.
Such architects are looking beyond the standard apartment block requirements and are establishing new design criteria that are closer to that used in single-family residence design.

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