My Cart / Contact Us / 1.800.223.2665

Land Development, 10th Edition
Click to Enlarge


Buy This Item

Buy the eBook

Table of Contents

Sample Chapter


Land Development, 10th Edition

by: Daisy Linda Kone

Publisher: NAHB BuilderBooks.comŽ

Pages: 368

Format: Soft-cover

Pub. Date: 2006

PLU#: 00227

ISBN#: 9780867186093


NAHB Member Price:


Retail Price:



About This Book:

Land developers know that success hinges on knowledge, planning, and experience. Whether you are new to the field or are looking to brush up your knowledge, Land Development is your comprehensive resource to this demanding and exciting industry. Packed with photos, illustrations, checklists, and practical guidance, the 10th edition is an indispensable reference for any developer or builder wanting to understand the essentials of residential land development.

You will acquire extensive knowledge of the interrelated factors that contribute to a successful land development project, including:

  • Market analysis
  • Financing strategies
  • Site selection and analysis
  • Master plan conceptualization
  • Environmental regulations
  • Site engineering and storm water management
  • Design of neighborhoods and streets
  • Innovations in housing types

The 10th edition of Land Development provides you with the latest details concerning major environmental regulations that affect land development, emerging demographics for targeted marketing, and new innovations in housing types. With land becoming an ever more precious resource in the midst of unprecedented population growth, the reliable information in Land Development will give you the edge that seasoned professionals use to acquire the most desirable tracts of land.

Clearly written and logically organized, this classic text is used extensively in land development college curricula. This new edition also includes eight pages of full-color photographs of the nation's leading developments.

    "I recently read Land Development. It was exactly what I was looking for - a readable, comprehensive introduction to the development process." - Greg Sundt, Manager, Installed Services Guardian Building Products, Greer, South Carolina

Check out these other great titles:

***This book is now available as an eBook*** Click on the "Buy this eBook" button on the left to purchase and download the eBook version.

Please note: The eBook website is a separate platform. You must "Sign-up/Register" or "login" to purchase an eBook.

Daisy Linda Kone|


Customers who bought this title also bought ...

Building Community

Building Community

Establish a more efficient and cost effective design process.

More Info
Buy this item