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property developer

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations, Construction
property developerˈproperty deˌveloper noun [countable]  BOTBCsomeone who makes money by buying land and building on it
Examples from the Corpus
property developerIt is the third house Geoffrey, a property developer, has designed for the family.A 63-year-old property developer who does not want to be named, he is one of the wealthiest men on the island.Bock, a one-time property developer, himself owns 19 percent of the company.Lanier, 66, was a wealthy white property developer who had never before run for public office.
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