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Postal Code

A series of letters and/or numbers identifying the area of a country to which to deliver mail. Most of the world's countries use postal codes of one kind or another because they enable more efficient sorting of mail. The first postal codes were introduced in the Soviet Union in 1932.
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Says Allen & Allen Group chief executive Tony Allen: 'The price difference between the different postal districts is vast.
The average mail carrier can make between 400 to 600 stops per day," noted Los Angeles Postal District Manager, William Almaraz.
Homes in the postal district of Aylesbury High School trade at a discount of GBP122,506, compared to the county average of GBP342,166.
Families living in the postal district of Beaconsfield High School in Buckinghamshire were found to pay the largest premium to live there, with the average house price there standing at PS796,909 - 154 per cent higher than the typical property value in the county.
House prices in the postal districts of the 20 clubs increased by 137 per cent, or pounds 209,975, on average over ten years, compared with a 90 per cent rise across England and Wales, according to Halifax.
Mortgage lender Halifax estimates the average house price in the postal districts of the 20 current Premier League clubs rose from pounds 132,405 in June 2001 to pounds 353,408 in June 2011, equivalent to a daily increase of pounds 61.
The average value of homes in the postal district of the Etihad Stadium has risen by 259% over the past decade.
Even then, you could live in the postal district of "Canton", but still regard yourself as a resident of "Pontcanna".
Homeowners sharing a postal district with a top team have seen the value of their property jump by 168 per cent, or pounds 220,000, over the past ten years, according to mortgage lender Halifax.
According to the research conducted by Halifax, homeowners sharing a postal district with a top team have seen the value of the property rise by 168% or pounds 220,000, over the past 10 years.
Homeowners sharing a postal district with a top team have seen the value of their property jump by 168 per cent, or pounds 220,000, over the past ten years, outstripping the overall housing market in England and Wales, which rose by 113 per cent over the same period.
A VOA spokesman added: "We have received several formal proposals to alter the rating list for shops in Liverpool's L4 postal district, including County Road, and are dealing with them.