This leading textbook for the college introductory real estate principles course is a comprehensive, well written text known for its easy to understand and practical approach to the principles of real estate. Highlights include: * Instructor Resources available online at www.dearbornRE.com, including a PowerPoint presentation. * "Real Estate Today" advisory boxes analyze specific legal cases and controversial issues in the industry. * A recurring case study is woven thoughout the book, highlighting the decision process in a typical real estate transaction. * "Close Ups", "Legal Highlights" and "Case Studies" appear thoughout to provide "real world" applications of the concepts. * Contains a student study guide CD ROM with interactive case studies.