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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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TAKE NOTICE that pursuant to the provisions of the Auctioneers and House Agents Acts 1947 to 1993 we intend to apply on behalf of Robert Lowry t/a Robert Lowry Properties to the Judge of the Dublin Metropolitan District Court sitting at Court No 23 The Old Public Records Building, Four Courts, Inns Quay, Dublin 7 on Thursday the 28th of June 2012 at 10.
According to Custom House Agents ( CHA), an integral part of cargo business, while most flights to Canada, US and Europe have been cancelled, those to South East Asia and Gulf countries continue to fly.
HOUSE agents agree that first impressions remain with potential buyers' as they ponder a purchase.
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I mentioned ``luxury homes'' last week and commented that if the spin of house agents and others is to be believed we all live in such splendour.
Fret too much about playing ball with the Republicans and pretty soon you will be feting Bob Dole at a White House Agents of Change dinner.
The office will house agents with a minimum Gross Commission Income of $1 million.
Custom House Agents ( CHAs) working at the ICD had complained about dangerous working conditions in the area a month ago.
During the past few months, throughout Wales house agents have reported increased activity in the number of properties being viewed and sold.
The name, of course, harks back to the scandal President Nixon got himself embroiled in in 1972, when White House agents broke into Democrat campaign headquarters, which were located in the Watergate hotel complex in Washington.