Principles and Practices of Real Estate

  • Real Property
    • Definition

b. Bundle of Rights

    • Types of estates in real property
    • Real Property – a definition
    • Fixtures
    • Trade Fixtures
  • Land Titles and Estates
    • Indian Land Titles and Records Office
    • County Recorder
    • Ownership of Real Property
    • Encumbrances
    • Abstracts of Title, Title Status Report, Title Insurance
  • Contracts
    • Contracts in general
    • Elements of a contract
    • Statute of Frauds
    • Performance and Discharge of contracts
    • Statute of Limitations
    • Remedies for Breach of Contract
    • Liquidated Damages
  • Transfer of Title
    • How real estate is acquired or conveyed
    • Escrow
    • General Escrow procedures
    • Termination of escrow
  • Leases
    • Types of leasehold estates
    • Payment of rent
    • Creation of a lease
    • Responsibilities of a Landlord
    • Transfer of a lease
    • Termination of a lease
  • Real Estate Finance
    • Promissory Note
    • Mortgages and Deeds of Trust
    • Transfer of Property by the borrower
    • Foreclosure
    • Financing of Leasehold
  • Appraisals
    • Definition
    • Fair Market Value
    • BIA Appraisal Requests
  • Real Estate Taxation
    • Ad Valorum Taxes
    • Taxation of Tribal Fee lands
    • Tax Credits on Indian Land
    • Possessory Interest Tax