housebuilder housebuilder

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who builds houses as a business

Usage(s):

  1. Most of the gossip concerns Piet Hanema, redhaired, stocky, 35-year-old father of two girls, housebuilder and restorer, a man "in love with snug, right-angled things.
  2. This month Taylor Wimpey, Britain's biggest housebuilder, failed to secure badly needed new funding from existing shareholders or new investors; its stock has dropped by 95% in the .

News

  • Housebuilder Berkeley's profit rises 26 percent

    LONDON (Reuters) - British housebuilder Berkeley Group Holdings posted a 26 percent rise in full year pretax profit and said its 10-year plan to return 1.7 billion pounds to shareholders was on track. ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

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