Residential Land Development Practices: a Textbook on Developing Land into Finished Lots

by David E. Johnson, P.E., (M.ASCE), General Manager; Union Valley Corporation,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-7844-0202-3 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0202-7 (ISBN-10), 1997, Soft Cover, Pg. xiii, 234
23 cm, [First Edition]
Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book


This book contains practical and proven techniques to manage land development operations. Readers will be able to incorporate the forms, contracts, schedules, management techniques, and business strategies directly into their businesses. This informative volume is written to teach how to take raw land to finished lot successfully. It is the first book of its type to instruct the reader on the practices of residential land development. The step-by-step description of land development is based on the professional and practical experiences of the author. These experiences translate into a business tool box that will sustain a successful and profitable real estate development company.

Subject Headings: Land use | Business management | Residential location | Residential construction | Scheduling | Real estate | Profits


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