PRACTICAL REAL ESTATE LAW, 6E, is the ideal book for educating and training future paralegals about the intricacies of real estate law and transactions. This user-friendly book covers the central areas involved in transactional real estate in detail. These areas include real estate contracts, real estate brokerage relationships, real estate ...Read MorePRACTICAL REAL ESTATE LAW, 6E, is the ideal book for educating and training future paralegals about the intricacies of real estate law and transactions. This user-friendly book covers the central areas involved in transactional real estate in detail. These areas include real estate contracts, real estate brokerage relationships, real estate finance as it specifically relates to residential and commercial processes, surveys, title insurance and federal taxation and how it applies to the ownership and investment in real estate. Practical Real Estate Law, 6E, also discusses the many new laws that have been passed to assist homeowners facing foreclosure.Case summaries successfully illustrate how the legal principles operate in the real world and will give readers practice in reading and analyzing case material. While many theories of residential and commercial real estate transactions are the same, students and practicing paralegals will benefit greatly from the residential-specifc and commercial-specific discussions, forms, and checklists that explain the vast differences. Benefits: NEW! Student StudyWare CD provides additional quizzing, case studies, and key terms flashcards to help students master the important concepts in the course. Review questions, case problems, and practical assignments at the end of the chapters provide students with more exercises and opportunities to put modern real-estate concepts into practice. NEW! Student StudyWare CD provides additional quizzing, case studies, and key terms flashcards to help you master the important concepts in the course. NEW! Contains a discussion of the new RESPA, HOEPA and Truth-in-Lending rules, including instructions on how to complete the new HUD-1 form. NEW! Material on the recent real estate recession, including the efforts being made by the federal and state governments to assist homeowners faced with foreclosure. NEW! New content on the use and etiquette of email correspoRead Less
Fair. 611 pages. Hardcover. no dustjacket. reading copy with underlining and notes on some pages. LAW. This text for students and legal assistants introduces basics of real estate law and examines all areas of a modern real estate practice. There is expanded coverage of different types of legal entities, the role of real estate brokers, and the impact of federal income taxation on the sale of real property. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Law, Real Estate, Property, Daniel F. Hinkel, Textbooks, Ownership, Surveys, Easements, Deeds, Mortgage Forms, Leases, Ethical Considerations).
Written with the real estate legal assistant in mind. Now a little dated.
Feb 7, 2008
I liked this book. It has a lot of very good information in an easy to find format. Mr. Hinkel thoroughly reviews each topic. I would recommend this book to the title professional who is looking for an easy reference book to add to their desk collection.
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