Synopses & Reviews
Barron's Business Keys have gained deserved reputations as easy-to-read books of sound advice for consumers and non-experts. These brief, fact-filled volumes cut through business and financial jargon and speak to consumers in plain English. They offer information and advice on saving, investing, protecting one's assets, coping with taxes, and prudent management of personal finances. Updated to reflect the current real estate market, this book presents an informed view of the advantages and potential pitfalls connected with buying foreclosed and bargain properties. Various sources are described including lending institutions, the FHA, the Farmer's Home Administration, and others. There are valuable tips for buying at auction and for taking advantages of special programs such as urban homesteading.
Updated to reflect the current real estate market, this book presents an informed view of the advantages and potential pitfalls connected with buying foreclosed and bargain properties.
Over the years, the titles in this popular series have helped ordinary consumers understand principles of prudent money management as a key to personal financial security. Written by experienced financial and investment specialists, Barron's Business Keys use non-technical language that takes the mystery out of business practices. They offer up-to-date advice on saving, investing, seeking mortgages and other loans, protecting one's assets, coping with taxes, and managing many other money-related issues. Updated to reflect conditions in today's fluctuating real estate market, this book discusses the many important factors related to the purchase and sale of foreclosed and bargain homes. The authors point out potential risks and benefits connected with such purchases.
Titles in Barron's Business Keys series present easy-to-understand advice to non-professionals on prudent financial planning, saving, investing, getting loans and mortgages, buying and selling real estate, and generally maintaining personal financial security. Updated to reflect the current real estate market, this book combines reliable information with expert opinion to guide you through the complexities of residential real estate investment and advice for investors looking to buy properties at distressed sale prices.