building volume

above-grade building volume

The volume of a building (in cubic feet or in cubic meters) measured from the average adjoining grade level to the average roof level, and from outside to outside of exterior walls, but not including breezeways, porches, or terraces.
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This represents a 42 percent increase in dollar volume, an 11 percent rise in transaction volume, and an 81 percenty jump in building volume compared to 1Q.
The building volume comprises approximately 11 600 m2 gross floor area and approximately 65 000 m3 BRI.
Coop Himmelb(l)au have succeeded in packing in an impressive building volume, almost as high as the old academy.
The system's building volume of 720 x 380 x 380 mm (28 x 15 x 15 in.
The building volume of the car park includes approx.
Multifamily figures experienced year-over-year gains in dollar volume, transaction volume and building volume for the third consecutive month, according to Ariel Property Advisors' Multifamily Month in Review: New York City in May.
This represents a 3 percent decrease in transaction volume, a 35 percent decrease in building volume and a 43 percent decrease in dollar volume compared to July 2013, which saw 64 transactions comprised of 125 buildings totaling $1,058 billion in gross consideration.
Sailing over the building volume like a jaunty broad-brimmed hat, it forms a huge outdoor room for study, play and socialising.

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