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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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Wage Watch, a company that tracks wage and salary information for the lodging and gambling industries, found that a housekeeper in a New York City hotel can expect to make an average of $29.41 an hour, while one in Charlotte, North Carolina, might earn an average of $10 an hour.
Another housekeeper recalled how one guest wanted to have his entire room, bathroom included, covered with linen as he was allergic to walking on the floor.
That's what his housekeeper said, I haven't seen him."
Susan, who was voted AA Hotel Housekeeper of the Year runner up in 2011, is now ensuring her successor, Julie Golightly, is as prepared as she can be to take on the role.
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The opening sequence of the 55-minute film precisely describes the socioeconomic situation and sums up what it means to be a housekeeper in Turkey.
This housekeeper could be a victim in the first place.