War Of 1812 Fur Trade
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Walt Disney Company Theme Park
1,641 words... ney Company had to abide by the laws of France. An issue which the French were against was the installation of sprinklers in the hotels (McIntyre, 1990 b). Such an installation is not mandated by French law. The French believe the sprinklers are not necessary since .".. their hotels are built with superior construction, building materials and compartmentalization, and are equipped with smoke alarms that would quickly summon firefighters" (McIntyre, 1990 b, p. 143). 2 Thus, since Euro Disneyl...
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Point Of View Exchange Rate
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501 wordsCommentary on the article: Asian looking again at Commercial real estate In the beginning of the last year, Taiwanese and Singaporeans came to Vancouver with a lot of money looking for prospects in the real estate market. These business people were looking for rental building, which were the 'hot ticket' in real estate according to Vancouver relater John Gee The part of the city, which is attracting these buyers, is the West End of Vancouver, where the vacancy rate is about 1 %. Even though some...
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Real Estate Great Desire
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2,504 wordsFuture Of Department Stores Department Stores, large retail stores selling many different kinds of merchandise arranged in separate departments. Such stores are found in nearly every important city in the world, and the large department stores often contain more than 100 separate departments. The two major categories of merchandise sold in department stores generally are apparel and home furnishings. Besides making many diverse items available for purchase in one place, department stores offer n...
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Lending Institutions Developing Countries
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1,221 wordsGatekeepers and Home seekers: Institutional Patterns in Racial Steering, is an informative article that touches upon many of the key points gone over in class. This article deals with the difference in the way blacks and whites were and are treated, past and present, by real estate agents when shopping for a new home. In the study, one can see that blacks were not treated as fairly as white people in the real estate market were. Many times the potential black homebuyers were discouraged from pur...
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