apartment building


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apartment building

n.
A building divided into apartments. Also called apartment house.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.apartment building - a building that is divided into apartmentsapartment building - a building that is divided into apartments
apartment, flat - a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
tenement, tenement house - a run-down apartment house barely meeting minimal standards
walk-up - an apartment building without an elevator
Translations

apartment building

n (Am) → stabile m, caseggiato
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As he did so a volley of rifle and revolver shots was fired from the upper windows of the huge apartment building that stands between the University and Riverside Drive.
12,700,000 for a portfolio of five apartment buildings with a total of 28 units and a four-story apartment building containing 12 units plus 2,800 square feet of ground floor retail space, located on the Upper East Side of New York Matthew Classi arranged the financing.
And you believe them because something special is going on in this apartment building on Murietta Avenue in Sherman Oaks, where they all live - something the music industry in this town should take to heart.
Marcus & Millichap Capital Corporation (MMCC) has arranged the financing for three apartment building transactions with regional based banks.
LANCASTER - Firefighters cut holes in the roof of a dilapidated Lancaster apartment building and raced to unroll and charge hoses in a training exercise.
1,350,000 for a five-story walk-up apartment building containing 18 units with 2 stores, located on East 10th Street in Manhattan, New York.
Most are blind to its history as the largest apartment building devastated by the 1994 Northridge Earthquake, the ravaged heart of Sherman Oaks' ghost town.
2,400,000 for a five-story walk-up apartment building containing 22 units and 4 stores, located on Belmont Avenue in the Bronx, New York.

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