nonresidential


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nonresidential

(ˌnɒnrɛzɪˈdɛnʃəl)
adj
1. not suitable or allocated for residence: nonresidential areas.
2. not having residence: nonresidential customers.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonresidential - not residential; "the commercial or nonresidential areas of a town"; "community colleges are typically nonresidential"
residential - used or designed for residence or limited to residences; "a residential hotel"; "a residential quarter"; "a residential college"; "residential zoning"
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It was the best of times for homebuilders and public construction; it was the worst of times for private nonresidential construction," said Kenneth D.
Generally, such improvements consist of interior work to nonresidential real estate.
Running counter to this downward trend was improvement for nonresidential building.
Nonresidential construction starts fell sharply in January.
The new contracts awarded for new construction in the seven-county area saw hike in the residential and nonresidential segments year-over-year in March.
The rise in residential investment elevated total fixed investment, compensating for weaker growth in nonresidential investment.
Beginning around 2001, employment in residential construction rose much faster than that in nonresidential construction, but the former then began a precipitous drop earlier than the latter; in addition, employee compensation has grown faster in recent years in nonresidential building construction than in residential building construction