Dictionary of Real Estate Terms

Author: Jack P. Friedman
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
ISBN: 1438008767
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Need to know real estate jargon? This quick-reference guide can help. Home buyers and sellers, as well as real estate professionals, investors, and attorneys can rely on this quick-reference source. More than 3,000 terms and definitions cover topics that include appraisal, architectural styles, brokerage, construction, development, environmental finance, mortgage types, zoning regulations, and much more. Includes graphs, charts, and line art.

Dictionary of Business Terms

Author: Jack P. Friedman
Publisher: Barron's snippet
ISBN: 0764135341
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Business & Economics

Expanded with new entries and updated to reflect recent economic developments and the current business climate, this quick-reference dictionary defines more than 7,500 terms relating to accounting, taxation, advertising, business law, communications, transportation, computers and the Internet, economics, finance, insurance, international business, management, marketing, real estate, and statistics. Definitions come with examples, illustrations, and cross-references. An appendix defines hundreds of business-related abbreviations and acronyms. Here is a useful, easy-to-understand reference book with information that is helpful to everyone involved in business activities, whether novices or experienced business executives.

Dictionary of Finance and Investment Terms

Author: John Downes
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764143042
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Business & Economics

Presents more than 5,000 terms and descriptions related to stocks, bonds, mutual funds, banking, tax laws and more, in an updated edition that includes diagrams and charts and takes into account new financial regulations and recent dramatic swings in equities, credit and other financial resources. Original.

Dictionary of Insurance Terms

Author: Harvey W. Rubin
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
ISBN: 1438001398
Release Date: 2013-04-01
Genre: Business & Economics

This quick-reference fact finder defines approximately 4,500 key terms that apply to life, health, property, casualty, home owners’, tenants’, and professional liability insurance. Also included and defined in detail are important terms that apply to pension plans and individual retirement accounts. Newly updated to reflect changes in federal and local legislation, this book is a valuable guide for insurance agents, brokers, actuaries, underwriters, and virtually everybody who has ever purchased or plans to purchase insurance. It can also serve as a textbook supplement in business courses. A previous edition of this book was praised by The New York Times as “. . . helpful, particularly for employee benefit and retirement issues.”

Dictionary of Business and Economics Terms

Author: Jack P. Friedman
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
ISBN: 0764147579
Release Date: 2012-05-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Small in size but packed with detailed information, Barron's Business Dictionaries are extremely useful and economical reference sources for business students, business managers, and general readers seeking advice and information on specific business subjects. Each pocket-size book defines thousands of authoritative yet specialized terms within its subject area and features an abundance of diagrams, charts, and line art. These are must-haves for students and professionals alike. This revised and expanded dictionary defines approximately 8,000 terms relating to accounting, taxation, advertising, business law, communications, transportation, computers and the Internet, insurance, international business, management, marketing, real estate, and statistics. This brand-new edition has been expanded to include more than 150 new terms specifically relating to finance and economics.

Keys to Investing in Real Estate

Author: Jack P. Friedman
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764129031
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Business & Economics

The authors give detailed advice on buying, selling, and operating residential rental and commercial real estate to achieve cash flow, income, tax shelter, and appreciation value. Leasing information and exercising leverage through borrowing are included. Titles in the popular Business Keys series are written for non-professionals. They take the mystery out of finance and investment, and offer advice on money management to ordinary consumers. Using non-technical language, these books offer up-to-date information on a wide range of money matters. Business Keys titles are regularly updated to reflect the most current market conditions and business innovations

Dictionary of Computer and Internet Terms

Author: Douglas Downing
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
ISBN: 1438008783
Release Date: 2017-11-01
Genre: Computers

This updated edition includes the most recent terms relating to constantly expanding computer and internet technology. More than 3,200 terms and definitions deal with: Practical guidance for business software users Computer security, law, and ethics Computer programming, with examples in several computer languages Internet culture and latest developments Previous editions of this user-friendly book have proved especially helpful to readers who feel intimidated by computer technicians' jargon. The authors clarify technical terminology while keeping to the highest standards of accuracy. One grateful reader called this book the "Rosetta Stone" for deciphering computer terms. Features many line illustrations and tables.

Dictionary of Accounting Terms

Author: Jae K. Shim
Publisher: Barron's snippet
ISBN: 0764143107
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Business & Economics

The updated edition of this quick-reference short-entry dictionary defines more than 2,500 accounting, auditing, compliance, and tax-related terms. General areas covered include financial accounting and reporting, managerial and cost management, auditing and financial statement analysis, compliance, and information technology (IT) terms. Also included are many terms from related business disciplines that the accountant must know, such as finance, personal finance, investments, Internet, economics, quantitative tools, and international finance.

Dictionary of Banking Terms

Author: Thomas P. Fitch
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN: 0764112600
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Business & Economics

Defines over 3,000 key banking terms with extensive cross references. Original

Dictionary of Tax Terms

Author: D. Larry Crumbley
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN: IND:30000039122456
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Reference

Provides concise definitions, but is not intended as a current authority. Includes terms connected with income, excise, sales, and property tax, as well as Social Security. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Business Law

Author: Robert W. Emerson
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764142402
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

(back cover) Business Law Barron's Business Review books make excellent supplements to college textbooks, and also serve as fine main texts in adult education courses or business brush-up programs. All titles in this series define relevant business terms, review important concepts, and describe examples of business transactions. This newly revised title focuses on applied business law--the importance of legal theory in the everyday business world. It offers concise explanations for such subjects as litigation, the Constitution, contracts, commercial relations, property interests, bankruptcy, antitrust law, the Uniform Commercial Code, labor and employment law, torts, privacy rights, consumer protection, intellectual property, business crimes, securities law, and international law. Many other topics are also discussed. Current statutes and court cases are cited, and a comprehensive glossary defines over 2,200 words.

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

Barron s Real Estate Licensing Exams

Author: Jack P. Friedman
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
ISBN: 1438007450
Release Date: 2016-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

This study guide and test preparation manual has been updated to provide the latest information in real estate finance, federal law and regulation, and appraisal license requirements. Explains all aspects of real estate law and finance, including contracts, deeds, appraisals, brokerage, leasing, mortgages, federal regulation of Fair Housing, Truth-in-Lending, and environmental matters Presents more than 1,600 practice questions similar to those found on licensing exams, including 9 model tests All questions answered and explained The authors, who are experienced brokers and teachers, have included an extensive glossary of real estate terms that include practical examples.

The American Heritage Dictionary of Business Terms

Author: David Logan Scott
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
ISBN: 061875525X
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

Covering the entire spectrum of business terminology, a clearly written reference defines more than six thousand terms, creating an ideal resource for business students, individual investors, and business professionals alike. Original.