By. David Aidone. Thinking of putting in a pool to make a bigger splash on the property market? You might want to think again. New data reveals the popularity of pools appears to be sinking with baysiders. Property experts warn if you want to take the plunge, it might pay to think small, with figures from Bayside City Council showing the number of pool permits it has issued in the past three years has dived. The data shows 254 pool permits were issued in 2015, but just 172 have been given the green light in the year to date. Advantage Property Consulting director Frank Valentic also revealed that pools often didn’t increase a home’s value come sale time. Read More Here