Real Estate Law / Edition 8

Real Estate Law / Edition 8

by Robert J. Aalberts
     
 

ISBN-10: 0840053592

ISBN-13: 9780840053596

Pub. Date: 01/01/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Clear, concise, and current, REAL ESTATE LAW, 9th Edition, combines practical legal examples with theory and case law to provide a comprehensive picture of the field. Rather than using a state-specific format, the book covers real estate law generally, offering discussions, short case summaries, longer teaching cases, exhibits, and practical applications that help…  See more details below

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Clear, concise, and current, REAL ESTATE LAW, 9th Edition, combines practical legal examples with theory and case law to provide a comprehensive picture of the field. Rather than using a state-specific format, the book covers real estate law generally, offering discussions, short case summaries, longer teaching cases, exhibits, and practical applications that help you spot the issues, apply legal principles to realistic situations, and recognize when to consult an attorney. Coverage of ethical concerns and public policy matters helps you understand key issues relating to real estate law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780840053596
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Pages:
704
Sales rank:
1,267,630
Product dimensions:
3.27(w) x 3.94(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Cases

Pt. I The Legal System and the Nature of Real Property 1

Ch. 1 Introduction to the Legal System 3

Ch. 2 The Nature of Property 27

Ch. 3 The Scope of Real Property 58

Ch. 4 Rights in Land of Others 99

Pt. II The Real Estate Transaction 141

Ch. 5 Types of Ownership 143

Ch. 6 The Search for Real Estate 184

Ch. 7 The Real Estate Contract 233

Ch. 8 Title and Insurance 275

Ch. 9 Financing the Real Estate Purchase 321

Ch. 10 Closings and Taxation; Other Methods of Acquisition 375

Ch. 11 Landlord and Tenant 423

Pt. III Land Use and Regulation 477

Ch. 12 Rights and Duties of Landowners and Occupants 479

Ch. 13 Legal Planning and Regulation of Land Use 537

Ch. 14 Environmental Law and Regulation 600

Appendices 639

App. A Checklist for Use in Real Estate Transactions 641

App. B Checklist for Use in Drafting Shopping Center Leases 647

App. C Forms 651

Index 665

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