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The rear of the building on the south-east side is a virtually identical composition except that because of the difference in level across the site, the horizontal bands of the elevation are poised at the top of a marvellously heroic staircase.
It is now poised for a floor vote by the full Senate.
Approaching along the road through Kommetjie, the house is an immediately striking presence, poised in an elevated position above the local villas.
Florida's apartment market seems poised for a comeback in 2004, according to owners and developers gathered at a recent CB Richard Ellis Florida Multihousing Conference in Orlando.