apartment house


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apart′ment house`


n.
a building containing a number of apartments. Also called apart′ment build`ing.
[1870–75, Amer.]

apartment house

A building containing multiple dwelling units with a common entrance and services.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.apartment house - a building that is divided into apartmentsapartment house - 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
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From a window of an apartment house that upreared its form from amid squat, ignorant stables, there leaned a curious woman.
He married a girl who sat in a chair next to his own in the art school and went to live in an apartment house in Brooklyn.
Tiny lives in a house of her own, and Lena's shop is in an apartment house just around the corner.
In Alcala, as in most of New York's apartment houses, the schedule of prices is like a badly rolled cigarette--thick in the middle and thin at both ends.
NRES projects are: Building a 60 unit luxury apartment house in Miami known as GRANADA GRAND, upon sale the company will generate $7,000,000 revenues and $2,500,000 net income in 2002; Building a 60 unit luxury apartment house in Miami known as CONQUISTADOR PLAZA, now under construction, generating $7,000,000 revenues upon sale, and $2,500,000 net income in 2002; CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS REPORT: demolition and land clearing have been completed; the parking basement has been excavated and in process of building foundation; building forms for concrete column dowels is ongoing, when forms are in place, rebar steel will be installed; Perimeter wall to receive forms and steel are simultaneously being made ready for concrete pour, as well as underground plumbing.
Prequalification are invited for Carrying out of contract bidding in an open tender to select a contractor for the design and survey works on the project: "Overhaul of the roof of an apartment house 15 / 2 Street P.
Construction is set to begin this month on the Kratchman-designed "totally family friendly" six story, seven-unit condominium apartment house in Brooklyn at the corner of Ocean Parkway and Avenue M, across the street from Agudath Israel of Flatbush Synagogue, in a traditionally family-oriented neighborhood of mostly post-war 1940s and 1950s two-storey homes.
Okulnoy (porches 4-7) in Grodno"; "Warming of the end walls of a residential house 10 on the prospect of Builders in Grodno"; "Overhaul of the roof and repair of entrance of an apartment house number 12 on the street.
Construction is set to begin in June, 2005, on the Kratchman-designed "totally family friendly" six storey, seven-unit condominium apartment house in Brooklyn at the corner of Ocean Parkway and Avenue M.
NRES projects are: building a 60 unit luxury apartment house in Miami known as GRANADA GRAND, upon sale, the company will generate $7,000,000 revenues and $2,500,000 net income in 2002; building a 60 unit luxury apartment house in Miami known as CONQUISTADOR PLAZA, now under construction, generating $7,000,000 revenues upon sale, and $2,500,000 net income in 2002; now under construction, the company is developing a subdivision in Vero Beach, Florida, known as EAGLE TRACE - EAGLE TRACE is a heavily deed restricted, walled, gated community with a lake in the center.
In other parts of the neighborhood, the proposed zoning is also closely tailored to the prevailing neighborhood context, allowing opportunities for apartment house construction with ground floor retail on the neighborhood's main thoroughfares.
Prequalification are invited for Purchase of materials for the overhaul of an apartment house number 7 on the street.