One of the most valuable books I've ever purchased and it will be in my library forever.
If your town is facing pressure from developers to "revitalize" an older neighborhood, you need this book to build a case for preserving important properties!
This book provides a good background into historic properties and their economics and important facets to consider.
Especially as a student of Rypkema, I will say this book is a great asset to my collection.Published 29 days ago by Nathaniel
This book is so biased and basic that unless you have absolutely no knowledge at all, I would spend my money elsewhere. Read morePublished 11 months ago by The Sassy Countess
This book provides a good background into historic properties and their economics and important facets to consider. I found it to be quite helpful to me as a real estate appraiser.Published 21 months ago by Franklin Flato
Architects and community leaders in love with new buildings and sustainability should read this book to realize that the energy embodied in existing buildings almost always makes... Read morePublished on April 6, 2013 by Michael Burrill