Property & Real Estate Textbooks New and Key Titles

A complete listing of textbooks published by Routledge in the fields of Property and Real Estate.

Welcome to the Property & Real Estate Textbook Collection

We are proud to present our Property & Real Estate textbook collection, which allows you to browse our selection of titles focusing on a wide range of key areas in these important fields.

On the left, you can click through the list of section headings to see the books we have available in these areas. Instructors who are interested in a text are invited to request a complimentary examination or e-inspection copy. Just click on the 'Complimentary Exam Copy' or the 'e-Inspection copy' button and fill in our simple, pre-set form with the requisite information. If you have questions or problems, please contact Kaye Tengco at

In addition to textbooks, we also publish a wide range of professional, reference and research titles in these areas. To see the rest of our Property & Real Estate books, please visit

To get you started, we've highlighted a few of our most exciting new and forthcoming titles below. Enjoy!

Featured Books

  • Real Estate Due Diligence

    A legal perspective

    By Mary Ann Hallenborg

    Real Estate Due Diligence is the first textbook on due diligence, the cornerstone of every successful real estate deal. Due diligence is designed to uncover potential risks posed by a real estate acquisition, financing, or development project and failure to carry it out successfully can result in…

    Paperback – 2015-12-10 

  • The Principles of Housing

    By Peter King

    The Principles of Housing is an engaging and discursive introduction to the key topics within housing studies. Whereas many books get bogged down in country-specific policy or small innovations, this book argues that the fundamental concepts of what we call housing are relatively stable and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-19

  • Developing Property Sustainably

    By Sara J. Wilkinson, Sarah L. Sayce, Pernille H. Christensen

    Developing Property Sustainably introduces readers to the key issues surrounding sustainable property development in the global marketplace. Pulling together received wisdom and original research, the authors provide a clear and practical overview of the sustainable property development process as…

    Paperback – 2015-06-17

  • Real Estate Investment

    A Strategic Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Andrew Baum

    Real Estate Investment: A Strategic Approach provides a unique introduction to both the theory and practice of real estate investing, and examines the international real estate investment industry as it reacts to the global financial crisis. Andrew Baum outlines the market and the players who…

    Paperback – 2015-05-20

  • International Approaches to Real Estate Development

    Edited by Graham Squires, Erwin Heurkens

    An international approach to the study and teaching of real estate is increasingly important in today’s global market. With chapters covering numerous countries and every continent, International Approaches to Real Estate Development introduces real estate development theory and practice to…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12

  • Property Valuation

    The Five Methods, 3rd Edition

    By Douglas Scarrett, Sylvia Osborn

    The third edition of Property Valuation: The Five Methods introduces students to the fundamental principles of property valuation theory by means of clear explanation and worked examples. An ideal text for those new to the subject, the book provides 1st year undergraduate students with a working…

    Paperback – 2014-06-19

  • Property Development

    6th Edition

    By Richard Reed, Sally Sims

    The 6th edition of this extremely popular and classic textbook has been updated to reflect ongoing changes in the field of property development. Attention is paid to the impact of the global financial crisis on the property development process and, in addition, to the increasing relevance of…

    Paperback – 2014-06-09

  • Real Estate Marketing

    Strategy, Personal Selling, Negotiation, Management, and Ethics

    By M. Joseph Sirgy

    Real Estate Marketing is specifically designed to educate real estate students with the art and science of the real estate marketing profession. The ideal textbook for undergraduate and graduate level classes in business school and professional / continuing education programs in Real Estate, this…

    Paperback – 2014-05-23

  • Understanding Housing Defects

    4th Edition

    By Duncan Marshall, Derek Worthing, Roger Heath, Nigel Dann

    Understanding Housing Defects provides a concise, coherent and comprehensive introduction to the causes, investigation and diagnosis of defects in domestic buildings. For this new edition, many of the chapters have been substantially updated and new photographs have been added. There are four new…

    Paperback – 2013-12-13
    Estates Gazette

  • Financial Feasibility Studies for Property Development

    Theory and Practice

    By Tim Havard

    Essential for any real estate professional or student performing feasibility studies for property development using Microsoft Excel and two of the most commonly used proprietary software systems, Argus Developer and Estate Master DF. This is the first book to not only review the place of financial…

    Paperback – 2013-09-10

  • The Construction of Houses

    5th Edition

    By Duncan Marshall, Derek Worthing, Nigel Dann, Roger Heath

    The fifth edition of this successful textbook is aimed specifically at those students and practitioners who require a broad understanding of building construction as part of a wider sphere of professional activity. The book provides a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practice of…

    Paperback – 2013-02-25
    Estates Gazette

  • Modern Methods of Valuation

    11th Edition

    By Eric Shapiro, David Mackmin, Gary Sams

    The new and improved eleventh edition of this essential valuation textbook reflects the changes in the property market since 2009, whilst presenting the tried and tested study of the principles governing the valuation of land, houses and buildings of the previous editions. The eleventh&…

    Paperback – 2012-11-06
    Estates Gazette