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House

Firms that conduct business as broker-dealers in securities or in the investment banking field are characterized as houses.
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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.
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house

An organization that acts as a broker-dealer or an underwriter.
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house

In real estate jargon, generally indicates a detached dwelling on a parcel of its own land.

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Her houseboat is very different from Wendy's - more traditional, with the addition of Cat's jeweller's workshop in the back corner.
Here there are houseboats right in the heart of the city, and they provide a real alternative to pricey hotels.
In 2001, OSU Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity member Sean Matsuda, 19, drowned when he slipped and fell from a houseboat.
Zimbabwe Parks & Wildlife Management Authority scouts arrived shortly after, and with their help, as well as that of a paramedic on the houseboat, the victim's body was safely retrieved." Very sad indeed.
To him the letter is now a prized possession even as his houseboat was damaged in the flood.
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We are not considering any other suspects but calling all people who could have been around at that time, including the family members on the houseboat."
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For Leen Vandaele, the owner of the houseboat, 'O' de Squisito, is the realisation of a dream.
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Located at the Lagoon, Houseboat offers a selection of tantalising starters and main course dishes from Thailand, Japan, China and India.