Nolo S Essential Guide To Buying Your First Home

Author: Ilona Bray
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 9781413317626
Size: 34.15 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Presents a detailed view of how home purchases take place across the U.S. in easy-to-understand terms, emphasizing that careful research is necessary before deciding what price and terms to include in an offer and warns of the changing requirements to secure financing. Original.

California Tenants Rights

Author: Janet Portman
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413325262
Size: 35.13 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4662
Many tenants have to deal with roommates who don't pull their weight, neighbors who routinely engage in illegal activities, landlords who don't know -- or won’t follow -- national or state laws and local rent ordinances. Use this book to give you the information and tips you need to protect and assert your rights as a renter in California. Find out how to: understand and negotiate a lease inspect a rental before moving in fight discrimination get needed repairs and maintenance deal with a nosy landlord break a lease with minimum fall-out get your security deposit back figure out rules for rent increases fight an eviction.

Every Landlord S Guide To Managing Property

Author: Michael Boyer
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 9781413324211
Size: 62.31 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 2382
The ultimate property management guide for the do-it-yourself landlord! Written for the millions of landlords who own a single-family home, condo, or small (less than four unit) rental property, Every Landlord's Guide to Managing Property covers everyday skills a hands-on landlord needs, including how to: retain good, long-term tenants with regular communication handle nitty-gritty maintenance--from snow removal to toilet clogs to painting avoid conflicts over late rent, unauthorized roommates, and clutter limit costly tenant turnovers and vacancies manage condos and deal with association restrictions track income and expenses and do your own taxes hire and work with contractors, lawyers, and others, and balance landlording with a day job or other pursuits. The second edition is completely updated to cover the latest legal and business issues affecting landlords, including the pros and cons of incorporating as an LLC, how to estimate reserves with a capital expenditures (CAP EX) schedule, and guidelines for buying an occupied rental property.