WorldCat Identities

Portman, Janet

Overview
Works: 61 works in 362 publications in 1 language and 33,386 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Law for laypersons  Handbooks and manuals  Legal forms 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: KF590.Z9, 346.730434
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janet Portman
Leases & rental agreements by Marcia Stewart( )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 4,885 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 4,853 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 3,998 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 )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference for residential landlords shares comprehensive guidelines for saving money and maintaining legal requirements, providing coverage of everything from screening tenants to hiring a property manager
Legal research : how to find & understand the law by Stephen Elias( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces a method for conducting legal research, provides an overview of the American legal system, and offers instruction on how to identify a research problem; locate books on the issue; find, read, and understand the law; use the tools found in law libraries; use Internet resources; and organize results
Renters' rights by Janet Portman( )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to what every tenant needs to know
First-time landlord : your guide to renting out a single-family home by Janet Portman( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 1,427 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
Dealing with problem employees : a legal guide by Amy DelPo( )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the practical and legal information you need to tackle tough workplace issues: help struggling workers, confront troublemakers, conduct evaluations, investigate complaints, and discipline and fire workers
California tenants' rights by Myron Moskovitz( )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"California Tenants' Rights provides you with the specific, current information you need, and discusses how to: understand and negotiate a lease break a lease with minimum fall-out get your security deposit back "--
Every landlord's guide to finding great tenants by Janet Portman( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Let this book guide you through the process of attracting, screening and choosing the best renters possible"--Page 4 of cover
Every landlord's legal guide : leases & rental agreements, deposits, rent rules, liability, discrimination, repairs & maintenance, privacy, property managers, problem tenants by Marcia Stewart( )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leasing space for your small business by Janet Portman( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the information, advice & strategies you neet to evaluate commercial space; determine the real cost of renting; deal with landlords, brokers & lawyers; understand lease terms; negotiate advantageous terms and avoid common pitfalls
The California landlord's law book by David W Brown( )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the legal information & forms you need to evict a problem tenant successfully
The California landlord's law book by David W Brown( Book )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choosing tenants, preparing a lease, avoiding fair housing violations, and handling deposits according to law are just a few of the procedures California landlords must master or risk losing money or facing legal hassles. For nearly 30 years, this book has been guiding landlords safely and efficiently through the maze of regulations that affect them, and keeping them profitable and out of legal hot water
Negotiate the best lease for your business by Janet Portman( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portman provides the advice and strategies you'll need when negotiating with an experienced landlord. From analyzing your needs and finding the ideal location, to avoiding costly code compliance and clean-ups, she gives you insight into the rules that govern leases
Every landlord's legal guide by Marcia Stewart( )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leases & rental agreements by Marcia Stewart( )

in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete IEP guide : how to advocate for your special ed child by Lawrence M Siegel( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for parents of children with disabilities that explains individualized education program--IEP--development, from the IEP meeting to dealing with legal infractions; includes information on special education law; and lists resources with contact information
Every landlord's legal guide( )

in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The landlord's law book by David W Brown( )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 395 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 guideLegal research : how to find & understand the lawRenters' rightsFirst-time landlord : your guide to renting out a single-family homeDealing with problem employees : a legal guideCalifornia tenants' rights
Languages
English (296)