Real Estate Development: Books & eBooks

Selected Books

Browse for Books in the Library

Sometimes browsing the library stacks can help you find books you didn't even know you were looking for. The following are good areas to peruse.

HD 101-1395.5 Land Use

HD 1361-1395.5 Real estate business

HT 165.5-169.9: City planning.

HT 170-178 Urban renewal. Urban redevelopment

HT 330-334: Metropolitan areas.

HT 351-352: Suburban cities and towns.

HT 361-384: Urbanization. City and country.

HT 388: Regional economics. Space in economics.

HT 390-395: Regional planning

NA 7100-7884 Domestic Architecture. Houses. Dwellings.

Maps of the library are available at the 2nd floor Reference Desk, elevator lobbies, and also online.

PSU Library Catalog - Book Search


Results include both print and ebooks, available from Portland State Library and the Summit Libraries.

Find Books by Subject

After you find a useful book, look under the "Details" tab of the book's catalog entry at "Subjects." Here you'll find a list of related subjects that you might consider adding to your search. You can also click on a subject link in the record, e.g. clicking on "Urban transportation" would bring up a list of all the Library's books, journals, etc. on that topic.  

Real Estate Development Subjects in a book record

Useful Subjects

Here's a list of subjects that might interest you. You might consider using some of them as search terms to see if you get better results.

Land Subdivision                                                                                                        

Land Use                                                                  

Real Estate Investment                                                

Residential Real Estate                                                                    

Real Estate Development

Real Estate Development- Environmental Aspects 

 Real Estate Development- Government Policy   

 Real Estate Development - Finance   

 Real Estate Developers 

 Real Estate Management 

 Real Estate Business

Commercial Real Estate   


How to find eBooks in the Library Catalog

We collect eBooks whenever possible. After you execute a search in the Portland State Library catalog, click on the "eBooks" facet to limit your search results to only ebooks.

Records for eBooks look like this: