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Stewart, Marcia

Overview
Works: 55 works in 336 publications in 1 language and 33,504 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Law for laypersons  Handbooks and manuals  Legal forms  Contracts 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: KF590.Z9, 346.730434
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marcia Stewart
Leases & rental agreements by Marcia Stewart( )

43 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 5,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses preparing a lease or rental agreement, choosing tenants, getting the tenants moved in, and changing or ending a tenancy
Every tenant's legal guide by Janet Portman( Book )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers practical legal information for dealing with landlords and roommates, including fighting discrimination, protecting privacy rights, and understanding leases and rental agreements
Renters' rights : the basics by Janet Portman( Book )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 3,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses such matters as playing and winning the landlord's game to get a desired unit, signing a fair lease, getting along with roommates, dealing with landlords and neighbors, and understanding rent control laws
Every landlord's legal guide by Marcia Stewart( Book )

41 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To keep up with the law and make money as a residential landlord, you need a guide you can trust: Every Landlord's Legal Guide. From move-in to move-out, here's help with legal, financial, and day-to-day issues. You'll avoid hassles and headaches--not to mention legal fees and lawsuits. Use this top-selling book to: screen and choose tenants; prepare leases and rental agreements; avoid discrimination, invasion of privacy, personal injury, and other lawsuits; hire a property manager; keep up with repairs and maintenance; make security deposit deductions; handle broken leases; learn how to terminate a tenancy for nonpayment of rent or other lease violations; restrict tenants from renting their place on Airbnb; and deal with bedbugs, mold, and lead hazards. The 14th edition is completely revised to provide your state's current laws, covering deposits, rent, entry, termination, late rent notices, and more. It includes a new discussion of how to deal with the aftermath of a tenant's death (it happens more often than you think)."--Back cover
The small business start-up kit by Peri Pakroo( Book )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Build a foundation for your business, online and off. Create and implement business and marketing plans. Comply with tax rules, including those affecting home businesses
Renters' rights by Janet Portman( )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to what every tenant needs to know
Your rights in the workplace by Barbara Kate Repa( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiring, firing, wages, hours, unemployment, worker's compensation, job health, safety, and discrimination is all covered in this, and more
First-time landlord : your guide to renting out a single-family home by Janet Portman( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Whether or not you call yourself a "landlord", when you rent out a house you'll want to do it right! The "Land lording 101" course for new rental property owners who are first-time landlords by way of an inheritance, divorce, investment, and purchase for a family member, or a move to a new house. 90% of small properties are owned by individual landlords, and millions in this group are balancing their landlord responsibilities with their daytime careers. First-Time Landlord provides concise information for those with little business savvy and less time and patience to become big-time real estate investors, but who wish to make money on their new property while renting it out lawfully and right! It covers: How to determine whether or not the property will turn a profit; Landlord business basics; Finding good tenants; Preparing and signing a lease; Handling Repairs; Complying with applicable rental laws; Dealing with problem tenants; Preparing for sale of property. Containing tips, true stories, and shared first-time experiences, First - Time Landlord is an indispensable book for the new landlords of today's dominant rental housing market
Every landlord's legal guide : leases & rental agreements, deposits, rent rules, liability, discrimination, repairs & maintenance, privacy, property managers, problem tenants by Marcia Stewart( )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legal answer book for families by Emily Doskow( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides a clear and concise overview of laws that affect personal relationships and families and answers everyday legal questions that nearly every family encounters at some point. This book includes a quick-reference glossary of legal terms and an appendix of detailed information for all 50 states"--Provided by publisher
Simple contracts for personal use by Stephen Elias( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides clearly written formats for drafting bills of sale, promissory notes, contracts covering minor home repairs and maintenance, and more
Nolo's essential guide to buying your first home by Ilona M Bray( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home provides everything you need to select the right house, the right mortgage, the right agent, the right inspections--and much more"--Page 4 of cover
Safe homes, safe neighborhoods : stopping crime where you live by Stephanie Mann( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers how to organize a neighborhood to reduce crime
For sale by owner in California by George Devine( )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation Homeowners can save thousands of dollars by selling a home on their own or with help from a real estate agent. Loaded with all the necessary real estate forms and worksheets, this bestseller provides practical tips on: - pricing and marketing- coordinating the sale of one house with the purchase of another- attracting buyers with creative financing options- minimizing the tax consequences of selling a house- negotiating with buyers- writing a contract- going through escrow
Leases & rental agreements by Marcia Stewart( )

in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every landlord's legal guide by Marcia Stewart( )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The small business start-up kit for California by Peri Pakroo( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Start a business in California with the best step-by-step guide available! If you dream of starting a business, but fear that without an MBA you'll get lost in the maze of government red tape, this is the handbook you need. The Small Business Start-Up Kit for California outlines how to set up your enterprise in the Golden State quickly and easily, pointing out the hurdles, fees, and essential forms along the way. Clear and straight to the point, the book explains in plain English how to choose between an LLC and other business structures, manage finances and taxes, market your business effectively online and off, and much more!
Nolo's essential guide to buying your first home by Ilona M Bray( Book )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get insights from real estate professionals to help you determine when is the best time for you to buy a house. The authors show you how to research the market, decide what you want-- and what you can afford-- and ways to protect yourself with inspections and insurance
The landlord's law book by David W Brown( )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every landlord's legal guide( )

in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Every tenant's legal guide
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Every tenant's legal guideRenters' rights : the basicsEvery landlord's legal guideThe small business start-up kitRenters' rightsYour rights in the workplaceFirst-time landlord : your guide to renting out a single-family homeEvery landlord's legal guide : leases & rental agreements, deposits, rent rules, liability, discrimination, repairs & maintenance, privacy, property managers, problem tenants
Languages
English (262)