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- ‘a high-rise condo’short for condominium
- ‘Developers buy old, unused, dilapidated hotels and redevelop them into brand new upscale luxury condos.’
- ‘Inevitably as we pack the remaining contents of my condo the boxes of photos had to surface.’
- ‘The site has been sold, and will be razed to make room for condos and upscale shops.’
- ‘Lawyer for the church Carl Primavera says the 17 luxury condos will stick up like a finger in the middle of the block.’
- ‘Over my shoulder you see some of those famous high-rise condos that you see along south Florida's coast.’
- ‘The only difference is that a wall of high rise condos, office buildings and hotels surround the zone.’
- ‘They're wanting to build high rises or apartment complexes or condos.’
- ‘The couple was the first to purchase one of 15 condos in the buildings that date back to the late 1700s.’
- ‘Battle noted that a second phase of 206 high-rise units and seven condos are planned.’
- ‘Put more simply, if you are a housesitter, you can eat the food in the fridge, but you can't sell the house and turn it into condos.’
- ‘One of my oddest memories is of sitting with a group of friends in the living room of a small condo he had in Encino.’
- ‘For the life of me, I cannot understand why people move into condos and deed restricted areas with association rules.’
- ‘When I'm old and can't make it up the stairs you can stick me in one of those condos downtown that overlooks the ancient river.’
- ‘This past year, as the piano has sat alone in the empty condo, I've felt badly for her.’
- ‘If I do, I might as well give it up, move into a condo, and get myself a nice easy chair.’
- ‘Paradise found, and bought: Second cousin to hotel condos is fractional ownership in resort hotels.’
- ‘He thinks vacations should be spent in hotels or condos equipped with cable-enhanced televisions.’
- ‘We had the best of both worlds - the comfort of a condo and the exotic landscape of Mexico.’
- ‘There are themed condos where the buildings, the interiors and the common areas are decorated like jungles.’
- ‘Much of that sensation of displacement came from the question of the condo hanging over my head.’
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