Principles of Real Estate Practice in Massachusetts

Author: Stephen Mettling
Publisher: Performance Programs Company
ISBN: 9780915777136
Release Date: 2018-01-22
Genre: Business & Economics

Principles of Real Estate Practice in Massachusetts contains the essentials of the national and Massachusetts real estate law, principles, and practices necessary for basic competence as a real estate professional and as mandated by Massachusetts license law. It is based on our highly successful and popular national publication, Principles of Real Estate Practice, which is in use in real estate schools nationwide. The text is tailored to the needs of the pre-license student. It is designed to - make it easy for students to learn the material and pass their real estate exam -prepare students for numerous career applications -stress practical, rather than theoretical, skills and knowledge. Principles of Real Estate Practice in Massachusetts is streamlined, direct and to-the-point. It includes multiple learning reinforcements. It has a student-oriented organization, both within each chapter and from chapter to chapter. Its examples and exercises are grounded in the authors’ many years in real estate education. Table of Contents Principles of Real Estate Practice in Massachusetts The Real Estate Business Rights in Real Estate Interests and Estates Ownership Encumbrances and Liens Transferring and Recording Title to Real Estate Real Estate Leases Land Use Planning and Control Legal Descriptions Real Estate Contract Law Agency Listing Agreements The Brokerage Business Contracts for the Sale of Real Estate Real Estate Market Economics Appraising and Estimating Market Value Real Estate Finance Real Estate Investment Real Estate Taxation Ethics: Laws and Practices Closings Real Estate Licensing and Regulation Risk Management Property Management Massachusetts Licensing Regulation Requirements Governing Licensees Transaction-Related Issues Licensee Disclosures; Consumer Protection Massachusetts Agency Landlord-Tenant Relations Environmental Concerns & Hazards Housing Regulations Real Estate Mathematics and Formulas Glossary of Residential Style and Construction Terms Glossary of General Real Estate Terms Index

Nevada Real Estate Principles and Practices

Author: Harry V. Eastlick
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780324653540
Release Date: 2009-05-27
Genre: Business & Economics

NEVADA REAL ESTATE PRINCIPLES & PRACTICES includes everything you need to prepare for your Nevada real estate salesperson license. This new "all-in-one" real estate book covers the fundamentals of real estate such as contracts, property ownership and fina

500 Real Estate Exam Questions

Author: Joseph Fitzpatrick
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1508480214
Release Date: 2015-02-15
Genre:

Thank you for selecting the RealtySchool.com publication, 500 Real Estate Exam Questions. This textbook contains 500 multiple-choice practice real estate exam questions to help you PASS the PSI, AMP, or Pearson Vue general-portion real estate exams. All 50 states have their own real estate licensing authorities. As such, each state has determined its own educational requirements and what content is to be tested of new licensing applicants. Each state produces some form of content outline that specifies the number or percentage of questions that will appear on the state exam per content category. The exam topics are usually available on the state's commission or division website. The state exams consist of test questions that fall within two broad categories. The general portion (or national portion) will contain questions based on general real estate principles and practices that are applicable to the real estate practitioner regardless of his or her home state. The state portion consists of issues and laws that are specific to that one state, although many states have similar laws and regulations. Some states separate these two categories into two different exams while others intermix the questions. The various states employ professional testing companies to administer their exams, the most prevalent of which are currently PSI, AMP, and Pearson Vue. These testing companies produce a candidate bulletin for each state they service that goes into great detail of registration, center locations, how the computer works, the number of test items, passing scores, and perhaps most important, the exam content outline. These testing companies hire any number of test item writers and maintain a bank of several hundred or even several thousand test questions. Many states will randomly select questions from the bank in order to produce an individual exam thus preventing future test takers from knowing all the answers. The 500 questions within this publication are not the questions from the actual state examinations. In fact, no one really knows what is in a state's bank of questions, so don't let anyone fool you by saying, "that's not on the exam" or "that question will be there for sure." While we don't know any specific questions or answers, we do know the content topics and the "types" of questions that you will likely see. RealtySchool.com and I have published this collection of real estate exam questions to "condition" you and "get you in shape" for your state's real estate licensing exam.

Real Estate Math Express

Author: Stephen Mettling
Publisher: Performance Programs Company
ISBN: 9781495255571
Release Date: 2014-01-20
Genre: Business & Economics

Real Estate Math Express is a concise, easy-to-study test preparation guide to help real estate students improve their real estate math scores to pass the state licensing test. The primary feature of Real Estate Math Express is that it contains all necessary formulas and practice questions in 70+ pages. This enables you to truly cram for the math portion of your state’s licensure test, memorize key formulas, and walk into the exam site having all the essential material in your short-term memory! So, if you want a truly rapid review resource, Real Estate Math Express is for you. No frills, no lengthy explanations…..just key formulas, definitions, corresponding examples and practice questions. Real Estate Math Express can be broken down into 3 major parts: Math Formulary Math Questions Answer Key The math formulary is the section that introduces each major real estate math topic and its corresponding formula(s). Real Estate Math Express covers numerous topics ranging from basic math to capitalization rates to prorations and finally to closing cost calculations. Once the math formulas have been mastered, there are over 110 sample questions for you to practice with. Each question has both an answer and an explanation of the correct answer at the end of the book.

The Memory Book

Author: Harry Lorayne
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780307814067
Release Date: 2012-01-18
Genre: Self-Help

Unleash the hidden power of your mind through Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas's simple, fail-safe memory system, and you can become more effective, more imaginative, and more powerful, at work, at school, in sports and play. Discover how easy it is to: file phone numbers, data, figures, and appointments right in your head; learn foreign words and phrases with ease; read with speed--and greater understanding; shine in the classroom--and shorten study hours; dominate social situations, and more. From the Paperback edition.

Your Guide to Passing the AMP Real Estate Exam

Author: Joyce Bea Sterling
Publisher: Dearborn Real Estate
ISBN: 0793145139
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Business & Economics

A complete preparation guide for the "AMP Real Estate Exam," the book and enclosed CD-ROM contain over 700 practice questions, with rationales included for every question. Content throughout the book is aligned with the new AMP content outline. Thirty new broker practice questions have been added to the book. This is the LATEST and most COMPREHENSIVE tool available to help students prepare for the "AMP Real Estate Exam." Features topics related to, and in the order of, the latest "AMP Examination Content Outline." With more questions and answers than any other AMP guide on the market, it features over 700 AMP-style questions, with rationales to help schools and students improve pass rates. A new CD-ROM has been packaged with this edition, containing 50 new salesperson and 50 new broker practice questions.

Modern Real Estate Practice

Author: Fillmore W. Galaty
Publisher: Dearborn Real Estate
ISBN: 0793144280
Release Date: 2002-11
Genre: Business & Economics

For more than forty years, Modern Real Estate Practice has set the industry standard for real estate education, with over 50,000 copies sold every year and over 3 million real estate professionals trained. Now, in this exciting new edition, Modern Real Estate Practice continues that tradition of excellence. Includes a test-building CD-ROM and URLs for key government and professional association websites.

Acute Illness Management

Author: Chris Mulryan
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446209806
Release Date: 2011-03-11
Genre: Medical

The prospect of caring for acutely ill patients has the potential to overwhelm students and newly qualified health professionals, with many reporting feelings of stress, fear and inexperience. In this context, Acute Illness Management arrives as an important and much needed text covering the fundamental aspects of care in the hospital setting. This book is designed to address the student's needs by equipping them with a practical understanding of the essential skills ranging from resuscitation to early intervention and to trauma care. It explains the rationale behind the key protocols of care highlighting the relationship between theory and practice. Key features include: -Up-to-date legal and ethical content. -Tips for analysing care decisions in a critical and effective manner, and -Reflective activities and self-assessment questions to cement learning. Acute Illness Management is an invaluable resource for students and qualified practitioners in nursing and other health professions.

Prometheans in the Lab

Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Publisher: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
ISBN: 0071407952
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Science

Newton, Darwin, Pasteur, Einstein and other great physicists and biologists are household names, but the great chemists have received little recognition. Yet it could be argued that chemistry, more than any other scientific discipline, has made the modern world possible, largely through products that we take for granted. In the style of the biology classic, The Microbe Hunters, acclaimed science writer Sharon Bertsch McGrayne tells the history of the chemical revolution through the lives of the men who created it. We don't recognize their names, but their legacy is all around us. Before Nicholas LeBlanc discovered the chemical process for making washing soda in the early 1800s, soap was a highly taxed luxury item, and now it's something we use many times everyday without a second thought. Without chemical fertilizer there might have been worldwide starvation in the mid 1900s. Even something as simple as affordable dyes, which brought bright colorful clothing to the masses and democratized fashion, is given full attention. An even-handed account, Prometheans in the Lab describes not only the upside of each pivotal discovery, but also the oftentimes devastating unforeseen effects the

Iron Nature s Universal Element

Author: Eugenie V. Mielczarek
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813528313
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Medical

Mielczarek (physics, George Mason U.) and science writer McGrayne explore the critical importance of the metal element in life from bacteria to humans. They report on recent discoveries about iron and magnetism in bacteria, in myriad animal and plant species, and in humans, such as that many migrating animals have minute deposits of magnetite inside them that are sensory navigators. They also, of course, discuss the role of iron in mammalian blood and the iron- related diseases of humans.

New York Before Chinatown

Author: John Kuo Wei Tchen
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801867940
Release Date: 2001-08-22
Genre: History

"This fascinating book by Professor Tchen is required reading for anyone interested in the history of New York City." -- Dolores Hayden, author of The Power of Place

How to Gamble If You Must

Author: Lester E. Dubins
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486796086
Release Date: 2014-08-04
Genre: Mathematics

This classic of advanced statistics is geared toward graduate-level readers and uses the concepts of gambling to develop important ideas in probability theory. The authors have distilled the essence of many years' research into a dozen concise chapters. "Strongly recommended" by the Journal of the American Statistical Association upon its initial publication, this revised and updated edition features contributions from two well-known statisticians that include a new Preface, updated references, and findings from recent research. Following an introductory chapter, the book formulates the gambler's problem and discusses gambling strategies. Succeeding chapters explore the properties associated with casinos and certain measures of subfairness. Concluding chapters relate the scope of the gambler's problems to more general mathematical ideas, including dynamic programming, Bayesian statistics, and stochastic processes.