Property, Construction and Real Estate Student Edition

Our latest books within Property, Construction, and Real Estate for students--you will find whatever you need to further your own studies, professional interests, and provide essential reference materials.

Welcome to the Property, Construction and Real Estate Online Collection for Students

We are pleased to present our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within Property, Construction and Real Estate. You will find whatever you need to further your own studies, professional interests, and provide essential reference materials.

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Featured Books

  • Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry

    7th Edition

    By Allan Ashworth, Srinath Perera

    Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry 7th edition aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the subject, and reinforces the changes that are taking place within the construction industry. The book looks at contract law within the context of construction contracts,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-28 
    Routledge

  • The Income Approach to Property Valuation

    7th Edition

    By Andrew Baum, David Mackmin, Nick Nunnington

    A classic textbook that has guided generations of students through the intricacies of property valuation, The Income Approach to Property Valuation remains a keen favourite amongst students and teachers alike. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to meet the increasingly…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure

    Paths to the Future, 2nd Edition

    By Annie R. Pearce, Yong Han Ahn, HanmiGlobal Co, Ltd

    The second edition of Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure continues to provide students with an introduction to the principles and practices of sustainability as they apply to the construction sector, including both buildings and infrastructure systems. As a textbook, it is aimed at students…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Modern Residential Construction Practices

    By David A. Madsen, David P. Madsen

    Modern Residential Construction Practices provides easy-to-read, comprehensive and highly illustrated coverage of residential building construction practices that conform to industry standards in the United States and Canada. Each chapter provides complete descriptions, real-world practices,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05
    Routledge

  • Corporate Real Estate Asset Management

    Strategy and Implementation, 2nd Edition

    By Barry Haynes, Nick Nunnington, Timothy Eccles

    The second edition of Corporate Real Estate Asset Management is fully up to date with the latest thought and practice on successful and efficient use of corporate office space. Written from an occupier’s perspective, the book presents a ten-point CREAM model that offers advice on issues such as…

    Paperback – 2017-05-02
    Routledge

  • Construction Management

    Theory and Practice

    By Chris March

    Construction Management: Theory and Practice is a comprehensive textbook for budding construction managers. The range of coverage makes the book essential reading for students studying management courses in all construction related disciplines and ideal reading for those with non-cognate…

    Paperback – 2017-03-28
    Routledge

  • Management of Construction Projects

    A Constructor's Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By John E. Schaufelberger, Len Holm

    Unlike the majority of construction project management textbooks out there, Management of Construction Projects takes a distinctive approach by setting itself in the context of a single and real-world construction project throughout and also by looking at construction project management from the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
    Routledge

  • Quantity Surveyor's Pocket Book

    3rd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    The third edition of the Quantity Surveyor’s Pocket Book has been updated in line with NRM1, NRM2 and NRM3, and remains a must-have guide for students and qualified practitioners. Its focused coverage of the data, techniques and skills essential to the quantity surveying role makes it an invaluable…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Total Construction Management

    Lean Quality in Construction Project Delivery

    By John S. Oakland, Marton Marosszeky

    A convergence of lean management and quality management thinking has taken place in organizations across many industries, including construction. Practices in procurement, design management and construction management are all evolving constantly and understanding these changes and how to react is…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge

  • Materials Technology

    By Yvonne Dean

    Materials Technology clearly identifies materials and technology as the fundamental generators of buildings and examines how they determine the structure, overall form and quality. It examines the issues that determine the choice of materials, and argues that the decision-making of architects,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-31
    Routledge
    Mitchell's Building Series

  • Understanding IT in Construction

    By Ming Sun, Rob Howard

    In recent years, Information Technology (IT) has been transforming business practice in many sectors resulting in efficiency gains and improved services for the client. The construction industry lags behind other manufacturing and service industries in adopting the new technology. To promote the…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Understanding Construction

  • Internal Components

    By Alan Blanc

    This book and its companion volume External Components encourage an evaluation of alternative methods for putting components together. Both use contemporary case studies to relate component design to real building.…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Mitchell's Building Series

  • The Building Acts and Regulations Applied

    Buildings for Public Assembly and Residential Use

    By C.M.H. Barritt

    This book forms part of a unique, highly practical and time-saving three volume presentation of the Building Regulations, each book covering all the regulations relating to specific building usage. The chapters of each volume form self-contained units covering all the Regulation requirements…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge

  • Civil Engineering Contractual Procedures

    By Allan Ashworth

    Civil Engineering Contractual Procedures gives an introduction to the contractual procedures, legislation and administrative practices that are used in the civil engineering industry. It introduces the principles of contract law, and the main forms of contract used in the construction industry. It…

    Hardback – 2017-01-13
    Routledge

  • Differentiation and Integration

    By W. Bolton

    This book is concerned with the principles of differentiation and integration. The principles are then applied to solve engineering problems. A familiarity with basic algebra and a basic knowledge of common functions, such as polynomials, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic and hyperbolic is…

    Hardback – 2017-01-13
    Routledge
    500 Tips

  • Human Resources Management in Construction

    By David Langford, R.F. Fellows, M. R. Hancock, A.W. Gale

    Human Resources Management in Construction fills an important gap in current management literature by applying general principles of human resources management specifically to the construction industry. It discusses and explores findings from research to supplement the theoretical and practical…

    Hardback – 2016-12-23
    Routledge

  • Rating Law and Valuation

    By Frances A.S. Plimmer

    Following the introduction of the uniform business rate in 1990, local property taxation changed dramatically, whilst retaining many of its historical and familiar characteristics. Rating Law and Valuation details the existing, non-domestic rating system from the principles of rate liability and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22
    Routledge

  • Project Finance for Construction

    By Anthony Higham, Carl Bridge, Peter Farrell

    The world of construction is intrinsically linked with that of finance, from the procurement and tendering stage of projects right through to valuation of buildings. In addition to this, things like administrations, liquidations, mergers, take-overs, buy-outs and floatations affect construction…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15
    Routledge

  • Quality Improvement Techniques in Construction

    Principles and Methods

    By Steven Mccabe

    Quality management has received much attention in recent years, not least in the construction industry. This book provides a description of the techniques of quality management and how they are implemented, regardless of the context. The author applies the techniques to the construction industry…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Chartered Institute of Building

  • The Building Acts and Regulations Applied

    Houses and Flats, 2nd Edition

    By C.M.H. Barritt

    This newly revised edition is an up-to-date and concise volume, clarifying the Building Acts and Regulations relating to houses, flats and maisonettes, for all construction professionals and students.Each chapter forms a self-contained unit covering all the regulation requirements applicable to a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge

  • Energy Management and Operating Costs in Buildings

    By Keith Moss

    Managing the consumption and conservation of energy in buildings must now become the concern of both building managers and occupants. The provision of lighting, hot water supply, communications, cooking, space heating and cooling accounts for 45 per cent of UK energy consumption.Energy Management…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge

  • External Components

    By Michael Mcevoy

    Analyses, in conjunction with Internal Components, the performance requirements of building components and the effectiveness of typical solutions. External components integrates logically with the theoretical aspects explored in other titles in the Mitchell's building series. It encourages…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Mitchell's Building Series

  • A Guide to Energy Management in Buildings

    2nd Edition

    By Douglas Harris

    This new edition of A Guide to Energy Management in Buildings begins by asking why we need to control energy use in buildings and proceeds to discuss how the energy consumption of a building can be assessed or estimated through an energy audit. It then details a range of interventions to reduce…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Real Estate Law

    Fundamentals for The Development Process

    By Peter E. Smirniotopoulos

    Unlike existing textbooks written for law students on specific subjects impacting real estate transactions, Real Estate Law: Fundamentals for The Development Process uses "The Development Process" as a framework for understanding how the U.S. legal system regulates, facilitates, and generally…

    Hardback – 2016-11-14
    Routledge