This book is designed for prelicensing salesperson and broker students, primarily in the twoyear colleges and proprietary schools who require more study and practice in basic math. The sixth edition contains new multistep problems and solutions in percentages and area/square footage and added material for broker candidates, including a posttest designed specifically for broker students.
BENEFITS:
Feature: More practice Problems—Over 350 problems, including 70 new chapter questions.
Feature: Broker posttest to accompany the original two
sales associate posttests
Benefit: Allows broker students to test
what they’ve learned and see where they need additional review.
Feature:
Multistep
problems such
areas as percent calculations, and square footage/area
calculations take basic real estate math to an intermediate
level.
Benefit: Broadens
coverage
of book, with basic math, intermediate math and brokerlevel
problems and solutions, all in a workbook style.
Feature: New page design
Benefit: Clean,
new
page design clearly identifies Examples, Formulas, important
math “Hints” and Practice Problems. Design
leaves room for students to work math problems and write
answers.
Feature: Excellent
basic math reference text, with detailed table of contents.
Benefit: Allows
salesperson
and
broker students to research useful math topics and formulas.
Helpful for licensed agents using math in their real estate
practice
Feature: Pretest
Benefit: The 25question pretest allows
student to gauge where they currently are in terms of math
knowledge. It also will allow students to see where their
weaknesses lie and focus on those topics.
Feature: Answer keys with explanations
Benefit: Detailed explanations in the
answer keys allow students to understand why an answer
is incorrect and learn the proper methods for obtaining math
solutions.
Benefit: Feature: Closing Statement problem to complete by the
student
Benefit: Gives the student a reallife
problem to work out, showing them how they will use math in
their daily real estate practice
REAL ESTATE MATH: EXPLANATIONS, PROBLEMS, SOLUTIONS
Table of Contents
You and This Book 

Pretest 

Chapter 1  Review of Basics 
Chapter 2  Fractions, Decimals, Percent 
Chapter 3  Using Percent in Real Estate 
Chapter 4  Legal Descriptions and Area Problems 
Chapter 5  Mortgage Math 
Chapter 6  Real Estate Taxes 
Chapter 7  Appraising and Investing Calculations 
Chapter 8  Computations and Closing Statements 
Posttest One 

Posttest One Answer Key
& Solutions 

Posttest Two 

Posttest Two Answer Key
& Solutions 

Posttest Three (Broker
Candidates) 

Posttest Three Answer Key
& Solutions 

Index 
Copyright 19982005 Dearborn Financial
Publishing