Real Estate License Exams For Dummies

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Your ticket to passing the real estate license exam

As the housing market begins to recover, jobs are becoming available in the real estate sector and hard-working, competitive people are taking them. Real Estate License Exams For Dummies gives you the information you need to pass the exam and join the ranks as a professional real estate agent.

In order to become a real estate agent, you must pass the real estate licensing exam. This fully ...

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Overview

Your ticket to passing the real estate license exam

As the housing market begins to recover, jobs are becoming available in the real estate sector and hard-working, competitive people are taking them. Real Estate License Exams For Dummies gives you the information you need to pass the exam and join the ranks as a professional real estate agent.

In order to become a real estate agent, you must pass the real estate licensing exam. This fully updated and revised edition of Real Estate License Exams For Dummies provides the latest and most up-to-date information on contracts, deeds, appraisals, leasing, and mortgage types, as well as new real estate law for all 50 states.

  • Includes four practice tests with detailed answer keys that explain the concepts behind each answer
  • Offers proven test-taking strategies and study techniques
  • Subject reviews cover all real estate exam test topics, plus sample practice questions throughout

If you're looking to start a career in real estate, turn to the trusted guidance and test-prep help in Real Estate License Exams For Dummies.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118572832
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/29/2013
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 70,667
  • Product dimensions: 8.20 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

John A. Yoegel, PhD, DREI, a certified Real Estate instructor and member of the Real Estate Educators Association, teaches a variety of real estate pre-licensing and continuing education courses.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Putting Real Estate License Exams into Perspective.

Chapter 1: Sold! Taking a Glance at Real Estate License Exams.

Chapter 2: Using Successful Study and Test-Taking Techniques.

Part II: So You Want to Sell Real Estate: The Job and Basic Laws.

Chapter 3: The Job: It Isn’t Just Driving People Around.

Chapter 4: Understanding Agency Law.

Chapter 5: Knowing the Fair Housing Laws for Selling Real Estate.

Part III: It’s All Mine: Owning and Transferring Real Estate.

Chapter 6: Owning It: Estates and Interests.

Chapter 7: Understanding Forms of Real Estate Ownership.

Chapter 8: Knowing the Limitations on Real Estate Ownership.

Chapter 9: Transferring Ownership: Deeds and Title Closing.

Chapter 10: Giving Up or Losing Property.

Part IV: A House Is Made of Lots of Paper: Legal and Physical Issues.

Chapter 11: Contracts 101.

Chapter 12: Leasing Property.

Chapter 13: Dealing with Environmental Government Regulations and Issues.

Part V: You Want How Much? Valuation and Financing of Real Estate.

Chapter 14: Appraising Property.

Chapter 15: Finding the Money: Mortgages.

Chapter 16: It’s So Taxing: Real Estate Assessment and Taxes.

Chapter 17: Investing in Real Estate.

Chapter 18: All in the Numbers: Real Estate Mathematics.

Part VI: You’re Ready to Pick Up Your Pencil: Taking Practice Exams.

Chapter 19: Practice Exam One.

Chapter 20: Answers and Explanations to Practice Exam One.

Chapter 21: Practice Exam Two.

Chapter 22: Answers and Explanations to Practice Exam Two.

Part VII: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 23: Ten Things to Find Out From Your State’s Real Estate Law.

Chapter 24: Ten Tips to Help You Succeed on the Exam.

Index.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 20, 2007

    Good info, but too wordy

    This book contained good information. I actually feel like, I'd be better prepared should I want to pursue a License. I read it just b/c I felt it was good info to know anyway. The major problem I have with this book is the writing style. He seems to introduce everything before he talks about it. This book could be just as useful in about half as many pages should he choose not to Introduce each topic before he talks about it. It made it a very boring read. But again, good info - once you finally get to it. I suggest you use a highlighter so you don't have to re-read so much should you save for reference.

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  • Posted May 18, 2009

    OK for general reading

    I, not knowing much about real estate, found this of some help. It did help me in passing my real estate exam!!!

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 21, 2009

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    Real Estate for Dummies is really for Dummies (pages 204-236 are MISSING!)

    I'm not sure what the return policy is on this book; but pages 204-236 are missing. Turn to page 204 and the next page is 268 -- UPSIDE DOWN! Skip past the UPSIDE DOWN pages 237-268 and you get a right side up page 237. Pages 204-236 are missing. I need to find out if I can return this crazy book.

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