housing development
noun Date: 1951 a group of individual dwellings or apartment houses typically of similar design that are usually built and sold or leased by one management

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  • housing development — UK US noun [C] PROPERTY ► an area containing a large number of houses or apartments built close together at the same time: »Without this money a much needed housing development in one of the poorest areas of London cannot go ahead …   Financial and business terms

  • housing development — housing developments N COUNT A housing development is a large number of houses or flats built close together at the same time …   English dictionary

  • housing development — noun a residential area of similar dwellings built by property developers and usually under a single management they live in the new housing development • Hypernyms: ↑development • Hyponyms: ↑housing project, ↑public housing • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • housing development — housing de,velopment noun count AMERICAN a large group of houses built at the same time and in the same style …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • housing development — hous′ing devel opment n. cvb development 5) • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • housing development — a group of houses or apartments, usually of the same size and design, often erected on a tract of land by one builder and controlled by one management. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • housing development — /ˈhaʊzɪŋ dəvɛləpmənt/ (say howzing duhveluhpmuhnt) noun a group of houses, units, etc., and their associated services, planned and built in accordance with a single master plan …   Australian English dictionary

  • Housing Development Finance Corporation — Création 1977 modifier  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Housing Development Finance Corporation — Rechtsform Gründung 1977 Sitz Mumbai , Indien Branche Bankwesen Website …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Housing Development Finance Corporation — Infobox Company company name = HDFC Limited company company type = Public foundation = 1977 location = Ramon House, 169, Backbay Reclamation, Churchgate, flagicon|IndiaMumbai,India key people = D. S. Parekh (Chairman) industry = Housing Finance… …   Wikipedia

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