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(WCS CAN) Olds College: Course Pack for AMT 2600, Desktop Edition

  • ID: 2242271
  • Book
  • February 2007
  • Region: Global
  • 456 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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You can get there

Where do you want to go? You might already be working in a real estate setting. You may be looking to expand your skills. Or, you might be setting out on a new career path.

Wherever you want to go, Real Estate will help you get there. Easy–to–read, practical, and up–to–date, this text not only helps you learn fundamental business concepts; it also helps you master the core competencies and skills you need to succeed in the classroom and beyond.   The book’s brief, modular format and variety of built–in learning resources enable you to learn at your own pace and focus your studies.

With this book, you will be able to:
- Explore career opportunities related to real estate
- Understand property rights and limits to those rights
- Learn the ins and outs of real estate financing
- Understand the roles of brokers, licensed agents, principals, dealers, and third parties
- Learn how to estimate the value of real property
- Master the legal language associated with real estate
- Explore alternatives to owning real property

Wiley Pathways  helps you achieve your goals

When it comes to learning about business, not everyone is on the same path.  But everyone wants to succeed. The business series in the new Wiley Pathways imprint helps you achieve your goals.  The books in this series––Business Communication, Marketing, Finance, Business Math, Real Estate, Small Business Management, Entrepreneurship, Selling, Project Management, Supervision, and Personal Finance––offer a coordinated curriculum for learning business.
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Part I: Principles.

1. Introduction to the Real Estate Business.

2. Concepts of Home Ownership.

Part II: Real Estate Ownership and the Law.

3. Interests in Real Estate.

4. Forms of Real Estate Ownership.

5. Real Estate, Taxes and Other Liens.

6. Legal Descriptions.

7. Real Estate Financing.

Part III: Real Estate Transactions.

8. Real Estate Foreclosures.

9. Real Estate Agency and Brokerage.

10. Real Estate Appraisal.

11. Real Estate Contracts.

12. Closing the Real Estate Transaction.

Part IV: Real Estate Development.

13. Property Management and Leasing.

14. Land–Use Controls and Property Development.

15. Federal Income Taxes and Real Estate.
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James E. Larsen, Ph. D., joined the Wright State University faculty in 1987. He was previously on the faculty at Marquette University, Creighton University, and the University of Nebraska. His research has appeared in the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association Journal, the Appraisal Journal, Business Law Review, Financial Services Review, Journal of Real Estate Practice and Education, Journal of the Academy of Business Administration, Journal of Real Estate Research, Midwestern Business and Economic Review, The Real Estate Appraiser, and The Real Estate Appraiser and Analyst. At WSU he teaches courses in corporate finance, financial institution management, and real estate.
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