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Real Estate Transactions, Cases and Materials on Land Transfer, Development and Finance

Author: Gerald Korngold,Paul Goldstein

Publisher: Foundation Press

ISBN: 9781609302207

Category: Law

Page: 1045

View: 7435

This casebook covers all the major aspects of real estate transactions, running the gamut from residential transactions to sophisticated commercial development. Highlights of the new edition include revamped mortgage materials to reflect the subprime and mortgage finance crisis, ensuing foreclosure issues, and new regulation; new cases and materials on the core elements of the real estate transaction, including contract conditions, remedies, and the deed; new cases and materials in other sections of the book, including, among others, recording, condominiums, commercial development, and bankruptcy; a new subsection on green buildings; and a revised structure for the book, including consolidation and streamlining of all tax materials. Five brief drafting exercises allow students to apply their learning and to see how to reach better results for clients.

Real Estate Law and Business

Brokering, Buying, Selling, and Financing Realty

Author: George Lefcoe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781632847966

Category:

Page: 552

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Formerly Real Estate Transactions, Finance, and Development, this casebook focuses on the purchase, sale, financing, and development of real estate and the significance of legal rules and institutions at various stages of these transactions. Arranged in clearly labeled, self-contained chapters, it allows maximum flexibility for professors to tailor assignments to the needs of various courses, and is suitable for: Introductory Transactions or Conveyancing courses, Mortgage Law courses, and advanced courses in topics concerning realty development and finance

Cases and Materials on Real Estate Transfer, Finance, and Development

Author: Grant S. Nelson,Dale A. Whitman

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1248

View: 320

"Nelson, Whitman, Burkhart and Freyermuth's Real Estate Transfer, Finance, and Development retains the organization and coverage of its predecessors but offers new coverage of the tremendous changes that have occurred in the past three years in real estate finance and the real estate industry. The text discusses the reasons for the real estate market's collapse and describes the new regulatory structures that have been created in response. It also provides a complete update on how Article 9 of the UCC has affected real estate finance and how the Internet is transforming the real estate industry."--Publisher's website.

Accounting for Real Estate Transactions

A Guide For Public Accountants and Corporate Financial Professionals

Author: Maria K. Davis

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470603380

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 474

View: 8061

Accounting for Real Estate Transactions, Second Edition is an up-to-date, comprehensive reference guide, specifically written to help professionals understand and apply the accounting rules relating to real estate transactions. This book provides financial professionals with a powerful tool to evaluate the accounting consequences of specific deals, enabling them to structure transactions with the accounting consequences in mind, and to account for them in accordance with US GAAP. Accountants and auditors are provided with major concepts, clear and concise explanations of real estate accounting rules, detailed applications of US GAAP, flowcharts, and exhaustive cross-references of the authoritative literature.

Real Estate Accounting Made Easy

Author: Obioma A. Ebisike

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470648940

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 208

View: 7534

All the fundamentals of accounting and finance of the real estate industry-made easy Providing both the theories and practices of real estate from an accounting and financial perspective, Real Estate Accounting Made Easy is a must-read for anyone who needs a thorough and easier understanding of the real estate industry. Walks you through the audit processes, including how to prepare the audit and the different kinds of audits Helps new auditors, the company being audited, and users of audit reports understand the fundamentals of the financial aspect of the real estate business Includes forms of real estate ownership, sole ownership, partnerships, joint ventures and real estate investment trusts (REITs), including the advantages and disadvantages of these entities covered in detail A practical guide to the field of real estate accounting and finance, this easy-to-understand introductory and intermediary book on the field of real estate begins with the elementary and basic aspects of real estate to ensure that those that are new to the field are comfortable with this often-complicated subject matter.

Land Transactions and Finance

Author: Grant S. Nelson,Dale A. Whitman

Publisher: West Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780314211040

Category: Law

Page: 495

View: 5918

Contracts for the Sale of Land; Conveyances and Titles; Law of Real Estate Finance; Mortgage Substitutes; Rights and Duties Pre-Foreclosure; Transfer by the Mortgagor and Mortgagee; Discharge of the Debt and Mortgage; Foreclosure; Priority Problems; Government Involvement in the Mortgage Market; Alternative Mortgage Instruments; Planned Unit Development, Condominiums and Cooperatives.

A Practical Guide to Commercial Real Estate Transactions

From Contract to Closing

Author: Gregory M. Stein,Morton P. Fisher,Marjorie P. Fisher

Publisher: Amer Bar Assn

ISBN: 9781604420791

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 508

View: 7566

Make sure the real estate deal is handled correctly each step of the way. This comprehensive guide covers all aspects of a commercial real estate transaction and offers advice, commentary, and forms to expertly negotiate and close the deal. This revised edition features new forms and covers recent changes in law and practice, including the USA Patriot Act, anti-money laundering laws, the subprime mortgage crisis, and terrorism and hurricane insurance. Includes CD-ROM.

Modern Real Estate Finance and Land Transfer

A Transactional Approach

Author: Steven W. Bender

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454828838

Category: Law

Page: 1056

View: 9513

Modern Real Estate Finance and Land Transfer--sophisticated, yet teachable--explains the increasingly complex legal, business, and tax issues surrounding real estate transactions with discussion relevant to both commercial and residential situations. Through a transactional and interdisciplinary approach, students learn the general rules of law, their underlying rationale or policy, and how (or whether) a rule can be superseded by the mutual consent. Real-world examples help foster practical skills required of attorneys in real estate firms, and the text is appropriate for both the basic Real Estate course and advanced seminar. Topical and chronological organization features coverage of both Real Estate and Real Estate Finance and follows the lending cycle in modern financing. Questions and planning problems help students examine issues in the context of relevant transactions and documents. The authors are scholar-practitioners who skillfully the mix practical skills and theory students will need in today's competitive legal markets. The Fifth Edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect changes in the law since 2008, including case law and statutory responses to the mortgage crisis in residential real estate; foreclosure defense strategies; policy implications of the mortgage crisis, including the role of lawyers; the expanded role of ADR in real estate transactions; and securitization in light of the mortgage crisis. Features: sophisticated, yet teachable--thoroughly explains complex legal, business, and tax issues in real estate transactions transactional, interdisciplinary approach teaches the general rules of law shows underlying rationale or policy explores how (or whether) a rule can be superseded by mutual consent real-world examples and accessible explanations topical and chronological organization coverage of both Real Estate and Real Estate Finance follows lending cycle in modern real estate financing appropriate for both basic Real Estate course and advanced seminar relevant Questions and planning problems written by scholar-practitioners who blend practical skills with theory suited to both commercial and residential real estate transactions Thoroughly updated, the revised Fifth Edition presents changes in the law since 2008: case law and statutory responses to the mortgage crisis in residential real estate foreclosure defense strategies policy implications of the mortgage crisis, including the role of lawyers the expanded role of ADR in real estate transactions securitization in light of the mortgage crisis The purchase of this Kindle edition does not entitle you to receive 1-year FREE digital access to the corresponding Examples & Explanations in your course area. In order to receive access to the hypothetical questions complemented by detailed explanations found in the Examples & Explanations, you will need to purchase a new print casebook.

Maverick Real Estate Financing

The Art of Raising Capital and Owning Properties Like Ross, Sanders and Carey

Author: Steve Bergsman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118429303

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 1909

Praise for MAVERICK REAL ESTATE FINANCING "Once you start reading, you won't be able to put the book down. You will feel you are part of the deals that industry leaders have put together. This is a real book about real people and how they address risk and reward." --Bruce S. Schonbraun, Managing Partner The Schonbraun McCann Group LLP "Bergsman applies a journalist's logic to the complex world of commercial real estate, making it easier for outsiders to understand. He writes with the authority of a true insider." --Brannon Boswell, Managing Editor Shopping Centers Today "Congratulations. Finally, someone has written a book that reflects real estate finance in the twenty-first century. With the growing proliferation of real estate education in university business schools today, this book should be required reading!" --James D. Kuhn, President Newmark Knight Frank In Maverick Real Estate Financing, Steve Bergsman--author of the widely acclaimed Maverick Real Estate Investing--describes the various financing methods you can use to achieve real estate investment success. Maverick Real Estate Financing also introduces you to an innovative group of real estate professionals who have used these methods to build substantial fortunes. By listening to some of the world's most successful real estate Mavericks--includingWilliam Sanders, W. P. Carey, and Stephen Ross--you'll discover what sets them apart from the rest of the pack and learn how to apply their proven principles to your own real estate deals. Each chapter examines a different real estate financing technique and the Maverick who best exemplifies it. Some of the strategies and products discussed include: * Equity financing * Public and private REITs * Agency loans * UPREITs * Commingled capital * Retail site arbitrage * Conduit loans * Sale-leasebacks * Distressed mortgages * Low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs)

Foundations of Real Estate Financial Modelling

Author: Roger Staiger

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351695118

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 542

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Foundations of Real Estate Financial Modelling, Second Edition is specifically designed to provide the scalable basis of pro forma modelling for real estate projects. The book introduces students and professionals to the basics of real estate finance theory prior to providing a step-by-step guide for financial real estate model construction using Excel. The book introduces an innovative new financial metric, P(Gain), which quantifies the probability of a Return of Capital and answers the most basic question for investing, "What is the probability I get my money back?".? This new second edition has been fully revised and expanded. The book is separated into three functional units: (1) Real Estate Valuation Basics, Theory and Skills, (2) Real Estate Pro Forma Modelling, (3) Real Estate Pro Forma (Enhancements). New and enhanced Chapters cover:? Interest rates Amortization Single- and multi-family unit Development module Rent roll module Waterfall (equity bifurcation) Hotel, retail/office and townhouse. ? In addition, this new edition includes problem sets and solutions at the end of each chapter as well as case studies underpinning the chapter topics. Further chapters are dedicated to risk quantification and include scenario, stochastic and Monte Carlo simulations, equity waterfalls, and adding U.S. GAAP financial statements to existing real estate pro forma models. This book is the ideal textbook for a Real Estate Finance class, providing the theoretical basis of real estate finance as well as valuable modelling skills for the workplace. This book provides individuals with a step-by-step instruction on how to construct a real estate financial model starting with a new spreadsheet. The resultant model is portable, scalable, and modular. A companion website provides the pro forma models to readers as a reference for their own constructed models.

Examples & Explanations for Real Estate Transactions

Author: Barlow Burke

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454847263

Category: Law

Page: 612

View: 6273

A favorite among successful students, and often recommended by professors, the unique Examples & Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples that mirror those presented in the classroom throughout the semester. Use at the beginning and midway through the semester to deepen your understanding through clear explanations, corresponding hypothetical fact patterns, and analysis. Then use to study for finals by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the accompanying analysis. Designed to complement your casebook, the trusted Examples & Explanations titles get right to the point in a conversational, often humorous style that helps you learn the material each step of the way and prepare for the exam at the end of the course. The unique, time-tested Examples & Explanations series is invaluable to teach yourself the subject from the first day of class until your last review before the final. Each guide: helps you learn new material by working through chapters that explain each topic in simple language challenges your understanding with hypotheticals similar to those presented in class provides valuable opportunity to study for the final by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the corresponding analysis quickly gets to the point in conversational style laced with humor remains a favorite among law school students is often recommended by professors who encourage the use of study guides works with ALL the major casebooks, suits any class on a given topic provides an alternative perspective to help you understand your casebook and in-class lectures

Environmental Aspects of Real Estate and Commercial Transactions

From Brownfields to Green Buildings

Author: James B. Witkin

Publisher: American Bar Association

ISBN: 9781590312872

Category: Law

Page: 1053

View: 980

Rev. ed. of : Environmental aspects of real estate transactions : from brownfields to green buildings.

Structuring Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Leading Lawyers on Facilitating Successful Deals and Contracts That Meet Client Needs (Inside the Minds)

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780314278036

Category: Law

Page: 202

View: 2734

Structuring Commercial Real Estate Transactions provides an authoritative, insiders perspective on best practices for navigating the real estate transaction process. Featuring experienced real estate attorneys from around the country, this book reveals practical and proven strategies for breaking down complex contracts and offering clients cost-effective solutions. From planning a project and evaluating financing options to compiling a thorough checklist and handling negotiations, these top lawyers give tips on counseling clients before, during, and after the transaction. Additionally, these leaders analyze how recent trends and the volatile economic situation are impacting real estate transactions and the practice area as a whole. The different niches represented and the breadth of perspectives presented enable readers to get inside some of the great legal minds of today, as these experienced lawyers offer up their thoughts on the keys to success within this intricate field.

The Complete Guide to Financing Real Estate Developments

Author: Ira Nachem

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071510818

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 450

View: 5634

Get Answers to All Your Questions About Financing Real Estate Development -- and Tailor a Finance Package that Meets Specific Your Needs The Completee Guide to Financing Real Estate Developments offers a detailed roadmap to navigate the complex process of financing small to large-scale real estate projects, such as office buildings, apartment complexes, and hotels. Real estate expert Ira Nachem explores the pros and cons of large versus small institutions; how to structure and present a loan proposal, the approval and closing processes; the truth about appraisals, guarantees, insurance and lien law; financial and physical bonuses and constraints, environmental issues and many other topics. Nachem presents in-depth information and explanations that answers questions on: Who the Commercial Real Estate Lender Really Is What Information Should the Borrower Produce How a Workable Budget is Created How the Lender Evaluates a Borrower What the True Value of an Appraisal Is What goes into a Lender's Loan Presentation What to Expect at a Closing What Key Legal Documents are Most Important What the True Value of a Guarantee Is How the Borrower and Lender Prepare for the Funding Process What Is involved in Loan Administration After the Closing What Is the View from the Borrower's Perspective What Are some of the Constraints and Incentives to Development What Are the Values and Risks of Insurance and Bonding What Is the Reason for Title Insurance and how does it work What Are the Complexities of Lien Law and how does it work How Is the Loan Eventually Repaid What Real Estate Math Is Essential for the Professional How Important Are Environmental Issues How Can the Lender Find New Loan Prospects What Are the Risks and Rewards of Loan Participations Featuring a wide range of helpful examples and illustrations, The Complete Guide to Financing Real Estate Developments covers many of the day-to-day realities faced in the real estate industry including the differing perspectives of lenders and borrowers, their personal pressures, personalities and politics, and much more.

Hotel Law

Transactions, Management and Franchising

Author: Nelson Migdal

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317674812

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 192

View: 3013

Hotel Law, Transactions, Management and Franchising presents a practical guide to the issues that face lawyers and industry leaders working in the hospitality field. It aims to develop the reader’s understanding of the acquisition process and the complex relationships in management and franchise deals that dominate the hotel industry. This text is written primarily as a desktop reference for legal practitioners working in the hotel law field and is also suitable for students studying towards hotel and hospitality careers both at an undergraduate and law school or graduate level. The highly experienced author, contributors and editors offer insights into the industry players and their preferred positions, desired outcomes, and the potential pitfalls that can ensnare even the most well-planned deals. With broad coverage of the rapidly growing field of hospitality law—including gaming, recreation, and amenities— the book’s approach examines the dominant models of hotel ownership, management and franchising, and includes independent hotels and the move towards complex resorts. The book’s coverage of key legal topics ranges from real estate, to intellectual property, contracts, and finance.Hotel Law will give readers an understanding of the hospitality industry from the perspective of the transactional practitioner, while examining the multi-party relationships and agreements that develop between an owner, operator, licensor and lender.

Consumer transactions

Author: Michael M. Greenfield

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Reference

Page: 733

View: 2195

The Third Edition of this ground-breaking casebook retains its predecessors' highly successful transactional approach & emphasis on numerous problems & probing questions. The new edition contains six new cases, dozens of new questions & reflects statutory & regulatory developments during the years since publication of the last edition.

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