With India experiencing a construction boom, and with an estimated 66% of property stock required by 2030 yet to be built, this timely piece of research investigates the perceived market demand, value premiums and workplace produc...
Encompasses the wide range of physical, social, environmental and economic factors relating to sustainability that can impact on value of which valuers should be aware.
Including a glossary of relevant terms, this note offers guidance for valuers who are instructed to provide market value, or market rent, for properties used as data centres.
This guidance note is also intended to assist the parties themselves, and those acting for them, by making them aware of the procedures likely to be followed and issues involved:
This guidance note highlights international high-level principles around how to implement and use BIM in the design, construction and operation of our built environment.
This guidance note covers the valuation of intellectual property (IP), a subset of intangible assets. Its purpose is to expand on the IVS 2013 and the Red Book in order to clarify the legal, functional and economic characteristics...
The bases of value contained with the Code of measuring practice, 6th edition applies to all building classes except offices and residential buildings.
This report examines the importance placed on environmental sustainability in the decision-making process of UK fund managers when making property investments.
In-depth insights on specific markets, sectors and developments.
If the Ground Rent is subject to a review and the landlord and tenant cannot agree on the new Ground Rent, they can make an application to RICS DRS to appoint a dispute resolver.
Since June 2015 the UK and global portions of the RICS Red Book have been issued separately.
The research evaluates property valuation practices in Sub-Saharan Africa using Ghana as a case-study.
Comparing the two of the most popular mainstream cost management systems in the world promoting construction cost management consultants to better understand complex client needs.
This insight paper provides an introduction to MEES and the potential impact of the regulations on UK property management and valuation.
This guidance note identifies additional matters that valuers need to take into account when valuing natural resource wasting assets, such as mineral deposits, landfill and waste disposal sites.
This global adaptation defines cash flow forecasting, before giving guidance on producing a useful forecast, explaining how to use it to assess progress on site, and analyse actual expenditure against forecast expenditure.
What would you do? This edition scrutinises a range of issues around ethics, conduct and corruption, and we ask a number of construction professionals what they would do.
Fire features prominently again in this issue, which covers RICS input into the Hackitt Review, how to select fire detection technology, and the options for evacuation.
How can the benefits of new money flowing into rural areas be maximised and how can potential negative externalities be mitigated?
The rationale behind updates in the final version and highlights significant changes to ensure you can quickly identify what you must do differently to remain compliant.