The Cottage Rules sets out no-nonsense, easy-to-use guidelines for cottage owners who share ownership with others. It deals with everything from succession to laundry. The rules work to prevent conflicts, so that your relationship with your partners can be either as close or as distant as you desire.This book shows you how to manage your cottage like a business, which in turn prevents disputes and frees your time and energy to enjoy the cottage. With four cornerstones to the system (meetings, bookings, banking, and work weekends), the rules are easy to implement, flexible and reliable. The Cottage Rules can help you attain your dream of peaceful cottage ownership.A set of forms and samples are included in the book and on the CD-ROM for use on your PC.