town·home | \ˈtau̇n-ˌhōm \

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The development will include 287 apartments and 36 townhomes, said John Kirk, Embrey’s executive vice president of development. Richard Webner, San Antonio Express-News, "Apartment builder Embrey buys 7.5 acres near 1604 and 281," 26 June 2018 Her house was torn down to make way for 22 townhomes with a pond, trails and entry gate. Katherine Feser, Houston Chronicle, "Lennar opens urban townhome project near Garden Oaks," 12 Apr. 2018 The company proposes demolishing the existing one-story structure located on a portion of the 1.09 acre property to build the townhomes. Alexandra Kukulka,, "Northbrook considers Joy of the Game move, townhome development," 28 June 2018 The townhomes will be built south of there in multiple two- and three-story buildings closer to Oceanside Boulevard, which transitions into West Bobier Drive at the intersection of Melrose Avenue. Phil Diehl,, "Homes planned for 71-acre site near Melrose Sprinter station," 11 Apr. 2018 This September, HOW Group is set to open The Outlook – the first new residential townhome project on Kelly Drive in more than 60 years. Shannon Rooney,, "Coming in September: First new residential townhouses on Kelly Drive in 60 years," 26 June 2018 Phase 1, now under review, will feature 188 homes (40 of these will be townhomes) with retail, multifamily and office space to follow. Don’t miss • Jones Brothers & Co. A.d. Thompson,, "Tavares/Umatilla Neighborhood Guide," 21 June 2018 Developer National Realty Investments Advisors of New Jersey has secured a $16.5 million loan to build a luxury townhome project slightly inland from the Atlantic Ocean in Boynton Beach. David Lyons,, "Boynton Beach oceanfront townhome project obtains $16.5 million loan," 12 June 2018 The westside line would prove a catalyst for residential development along the line, particularly from the Beaverton Central to Orenco Station stops, where there was a boom in construction of townhomes, condominiums and apartments., "20 Portland-area things that were brand new 20 years ago," 6 Feb. 2018

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1975, in the meaning defined above

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