Definition of housebuilder in English:

housebuilder

noun

  • See housebuilding

    • ‘His father was a small Essex housebuilder and, at 16, Ronnie started building garden sheds at the family home in Halstead.’
    • ‘The housebuilder has submitted proposals to convert the building into seven refurbished apartments with a further 24 new build apartments on the site, retaining the cinema's original facade.’
    • ‘It is a boom fuelled by constraints on planning consents for housebuilders plus relatively low interest rates for mortgage borrowers.’
    • ‘It is expected to announce tomorrow it has strengthened its position in the English housebuilding market with the purchase of another north of England housebuilder for around #30 million.’
    • ‘Speculation has grown around other firms in the building products sector - and a handful of housebuilders.’