We explore rights of light and consider how insurance can help. We also examine ownership and airspace – a resource increasingly being exploited in crowded and mainly low-rise cities.
This paper explores the potential to develop an image-based scaffolding recognition method that will enable an automated tracking of the scaffolding construction.
This research seeks to first identify the existing barriers to the tiny home movement then identify possible ways to overcome these barriers. This research study is beneficial because it seeks to provide in-depth information regar...
The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) has made risk management one of the fundamental functions for real estate investment funds. Given the importance of real estate for Europe’s alternative investment fund in...
Intended to assist surveyors of all levels of expertise, this note provides guidance on advising clients as to how environmental and sustainability issues impact upon all aspects of land, property and construction.
Red Book 2017, Dutch translation
The delivery of digital systems presents different challenges to commercial managers, given the wide range of technology that is available and the prevailing market conditions in this sector.
Aiming to assist valuers, this guidance highlights the main factors that impact the market value of woodlands and addresses some of the more complex issues that might arise in the assessment of such an asset.
Since June 2015 the UK and global portions of the RICS Red Book have been issued separately.
This report examines three different aspects of housing taxation, in terms of their neutrality, fairness, transparency, efficiency and practicality.
What are the benefits and challenges of an increasing use of data in the commercial property market?
Red Book 2014, Portuguese translation (Brazil)
This report examines the drivers, challenges, opportunities and benefits of using big data analytics (BDA) for FM and how to develop a methodological framework to implement BDA into FM organisations.
Regional responses to a changing context in housing associations and market renting in the North East and North West of England.
The research evaluates property valuation practices in Sub-Saharan Africa using Ghana as a case-study.
There is a revolution going on in the development and application of satellite technology, and much of it is highly relevant to surveyors.
This research investigates whether scrum, an agile project management framework, could be of benefit in tenders and bidding processes. The selection of the “right” construction contractor has been a topic of continual interest wit...
Red Book 2017, German translation