Best Upcoming Real estate Books of February 2017
- Saving the Family Cottage: A Guide to Succession Planning for Your Cottage, Cabin, Camp or Vacation Home
You’ll find out how to: Prevent a family member from forcing a sale of the cottage. Keep your cottage out of the hands of in-laws and creditors. Saving the Family Cottage explains the problems that almost always pop up when family members with different interests and financial situations inherit a vacation home together.
- California Landlord’s Law Book, The: Rights & Responsibilities (California Landlord’s Law Book : Rights and Responsibilities)
Choosing tenants, raising the rent, and returning deposits–these are just a few of the things landlords do that are strictly regulated by law in California. You’ll learn how to: screen prospective tenants – without discriminating illegally prepare (and enforce) leases and rental agreements collect and return security deposits so as to avoid lawsuits raise the rent and change other terms of the tenancy hire, work with, and fire a property manager keep up with repairs and maintenance limit liability and rent withholding follow state privacy laws on entering rental units restrict tenants from subletting or hosting short-term guests act promptly when rent is late terminate a tenancy,. .
- Real Estate License Exams For Dummies
Your ticket to passing the real estate license exam In order to become a licensed real estate agent, you must pass your state’s real estate licensing exam–and with this hands-on guide, you’ll get everything you need to succeed. Every year, thousands of Americans make the leap to an exciting, rewarding new career in real estate. Includes four sample tests with detailed answer explanations and walk-throughs Covers real estate laws for all 50 states Provides proven test-taking strategies and study techniques Offers a glossary of real estate terms If real estate is your dream career, this unbeatable, bestselling guide arms you with the skills to make it a reality.
- The Corruption of Capitalism: Why Rentiers Thrive and Work Does Not Pay [Read online]
” —Robert Reich, US Labor Secretary 1993-1997 There is a lie at the heart of global capitalism. Rentier capitalism is entrenched by the corruption of democracy, manipulated by the plutocracy and an elite-dominated media. The Corruption of Capitalism argues that rentier capitalism is fostering revolt, and concludes by outlining a new income distribution system that would achieve the extinction of the rentier while promoting sustainable growth.
- Flipping Houses For Dummies
Are you a wanna-be flipper looking to get the property, get the job done, and get out—all while maximizing your profit. Flipping a house is more than just buying, updating, and selling. Find, fix, and sell houses for profit Score bank-owned and foreclosed properties Identify the best improvements for maximum ROI Get quick makeover solutions If you’re ready for hard work and big profits, start flipping.
- Listing Boss: The Definitive Blueprint for Real Estate Success
Listing Boss: The Definitive Blueprint for Real Estate Success is a powerful book for real estate agents at all levels of their career and success. Implementing Hoss Pratt’s 12 essentials will help you break down barriers and yield massive results. Listing Boss will inspire and equip you to live the life of your dreams.
- Days of Slaughter: Inside the Fall of Freddie Mac and Why It Could Happen Again
In Days of Slaughter, Susan Wharton Gates, a former 19-year Freddie Mac employee and vice president of public policy, provides a vivid eyewitness account of the competing economic and political forces that led to massive losses for shareholders, investors, homeowners―and taxpayers. She also examines today’s worrisome headlines about potential future bailouts, the uneven housing recovery, and stymied congressional reform efforts. Throughout the book, Gates argues convincingly that policymakers will be unable to safely reform the massive housing finance system that currently rests squarely on taxpayer shoulders without addressing deeper issues of ideology, moral hazard, and interest group politics.
- Let There Be Water: Israel’s Solution for a Water-Starved World [Read online]
Israel even supplies water to its neighbors-the Palestinians and the Kingdom of Jordan-every day. Let There Be Water also tells unknown stories of how cooperation on water systems can forge diplomatic ties and promote unity. Remarkably, not long ago, now-hostile Iran relied on Israel to manage its water systems, and access to Israel’s water know-how helped to warm China’s frosty relations with Israel.
- The Economics of Land Markets and Their Regulation (International Library of Critical Writings in Economics)
This collection settles this, restoring the study of land markets to its rightful place – central to economic understanding. Arnott, E. Glaeser, R.
- Burn Your Mortgage: The Simple, Powerful Path to Financial Freedom for Canadians
In Burn Your Mortgage, Cooper’s extreme achievement is made accessible as the acclaimed personal finance expert shares the secret to his success: simple yet effective lifestyle changes that anyone–from new buyers to experienced homeowners–can make to pay down their mortgage sooner. Burn Your Mortgage combines inspiring anecdotes with realistic and jargon-free financial tips and resources for achieving financial freedom no matter your financial situation. Inspiring, insightful and fun, Burn Your Mortgage will transform the way you think about money and debt on your path to independent home ownership.
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