Dictionary of Real Estate Terms

Author: Jack P. Friedman

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 600

View: 136

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.

The Complete Dictionary of Insurance Terms Explained Simply

Author: Melissa Samaroo

Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 332

View: 708

This handy guide is designed to assist insurance agents and consumers by explaining these complicated and confusing terms in jargon-free language. More than 2,000 complicated terms are defined in easy to understand language. No category âe" health, life, automobile, homeowners, renterâe(tm)s, or workers compensation âe" is overlooked. The terms are listed in alphabetical order so you can easily find what you need to know and begin to feel more confident when dealing with all matters of insurance. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company presidentâe(tm)s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed.

The Complete Dictionary of Mortgage & Lending Terms Explained Simply

What Smart Investors Need to Know

Author: Atlantic Publishing Group

Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 282

View: 247

Lenders and prospective home buyers alike have turned their attention to financial news, carefully watching the market since the 2007 housing and credit crisis. Recently, mortgage rates continued to drop to historic lows, changing on a daily basis. With their fluctuating rates and the current economic climate, mortgages are as complicated as ever. Anyone interested in acquiring a mortgage, refinancing a current mortgage, or starting a business career in lending has probably heard financial professionals use unfamiliar terms. But, with a little help from this comprehensive dictionary, you can easily converse with professionals and understand industry jargon. The Complete Dictionary of Mortgage & Lending Terms Explained Simply explains all the important financial terms you will encounter as you navigate the mortgage market. With easy-to-understand definitions, this dictionary covers everything from accrued interest to wraparound mortgages. It covers types of mortgages, parts of loan agreements, types of insurance, and even home-inspection terms. This resource uses simple language to describe the many concepts it covers, ensuring that even those without any financial or real estate experience will understand the definitions. With more than 1,800 terms, this dictionary allows you to understand almost every term you come across during your encounter with the lending process, whether you are researching the difference between trusts and liens or examining a prospective home s features. In addition to outlining terms associated with lending, it also includes information about important legislative acts and federal agencies that affect financing. The handy A-to-Z organization allows you to quickly find any information you need, even during nerve-wracking negotiations. The definitions also include any abbreviated forms of the terms, so you will be able to tell your ARMs (adjustable-rate mortgages) from your REITs (real estate investment trusts). This guide defines the players, the problems, the process, and the procedures. Whether you are looking to buy a home, trying to refinance, taking a finance class, or simply curious about the mortgage and lending industry, this dictionary is an indispensable guide to the many terms, tools, and agreements you will encounter at every step of the complex lending process. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company president s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed.

The Complete Dictionary of Real Estate Terms Explained Simply

What Smart Investors Need to Know

Author: Jeff Haden

Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 286

View: 404

Real estate words and real estate terms can be very confusing. Both experienced real estate investors and consumers will love this A-to-Z guide packed with more than 2,400 complicated terms easily defined. No categories are overlooked. Find all the answers you'll ever need to a universe of real estate terms on thousands of subjects, such as: abstract of title, wraparound debt, caveat emptor, escheat, metes and bounds, pipestem lot, recital, testator, devisee, and 2,400 more. This new book is designed to assist real estate agents, consumers, and investors. This new handy guide will simplify these complicated and confusing terms for quick and easy understanding. You will not find lengthy and difficult words in the description, just short and easy to understand answers. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company president's garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed. -- (12/3/2015 12:00:00 AM)

Bilingual Dictionary of Terms

Banks. Finances. Money. Financial Markets / Banques. Finances. Monnaie. Marchés Financiers

Author: François Elandi

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 954

View: 863

Bilingual Dictionary of Terms Banks. Finances. Money. Financial Markets / Banques. Finances. Monnaie. Marchés Financiers METODES Editions Collection Culture & Savoir (C&S) François Elandi This bilingual work, fruit of a team of specialists and professionals, deals with banking, finance, and stock market practices with —more than 25,000 words and terms used in French and in British and North American English of today; —convenient examples to better assimilate the terms used, contributing to make the work the most precise reference in its specialty; and —a cross-reference system to more precise definitions and complementary expressions to other words and terms inside the development of a word or an expression. It is intended for —high school pupils and students of higher education, —professional users, and —the general public. In order for them to —acquire and develop their professional lexicological heritage; —master the exact terminology in the practice linked to their activity or profession; —perfect their knowledge in banking, finance, and stock exchange practice; and —better communicate efficiently. Cet ouvrage bilingue, fruit d’une équipe de spécialistes et de professionnels, traite des pratiques bancaires, financières et boursières, avec : —Plus de 25000 mots et termes utilisés en français et en anglais britannique et nord-américain ; —Des exemples pratiques pour mieux assimiler l’emploi de ces termes, contribuant à faire de l’ouvrage la référence la plus précise dans sa spécialité ; —Un système de renvois à des définitions et explications complémentaires et plus précises à d’autres mots et termes au sein du développement d’un mot ou d’une expression. Il est destiné : —A l’élève des lycées et collèges ou à l’étudiant de l’enseignement supérieur ; —A l’utilisateur professionnel ; —Au grand public. Pour : —Acquérir et développer son patrimoine lexicologique professionnel ; —Maîtriser la terminologie exacte dans la pratique liée à son activité ou à sa profession ; —Perfectionner ses connaissances dans la pratique bancaire, financière et boursière ; —Mieux communiquer efficacement.

Dictionary of Finance and Investment Terms

Author: John Downes

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN:

Category: Finance

Page: 537

View: 236

Defines over 3000 terms covering stocks and bonds, banking, and corporate finance in accordance with Federal income tax revisions.

International Real Estate Valuation, Investment, and Development

A Select Bibliography

Author: Valerie Jean Nurcombe

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 232

View: 583

This volume fills an important gap in publications for the real estate professional by providing, for the first time, a clearly organized, current bibliography to the literature of real estate valuation. International in scope, the bibliography includes journal articles and books that deal directly with the subject of property valuation or with factors that affect valuation. Primary emphasis is placed on materials written specifically for a professional audience although publications aimed at the popular market are included when they cover significant topics otherwise poorly documented. Throughout, the focus is on literature published from 1975 forward.

ARBA Guide to Subject Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Author: Susan C. Awe

Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 482

View: 725

These reviews identify, describe, and evaluate subject dictionaries and encyclopedias that are useful in all types of libraries. Providing complete bibliographic information as well as reviews, the guide is an excellent tool for collection development.