Doing the right thing is on the agenda this issue, from countering corruption and plastic waste to achieving gender balance.
The RICS/RAU Rural Land Market Survey is the leading survey on demand, supply and prices in the farmland market.
This regenerative landscapes report highlights the need and the means for rebuilding carrying capacity across rural, urban and other cultural landscapes, with a significant emphasis on water.
Building control surveying gives its professionals the opportunity to work on a huge range of building types as part of a normal day.
There exists a lack of a general measurement framework for determining the level of flood resilience for an individual property. This research presents a conceptual model for measuring flood resilience at the individual property l...
This study critically evaluates the duties placed on PDs and examine the extent to which implementation of Building Information Modelling-enabled H&S coordination enhances the discharge of duties performed by PDs.
This document provides guidance for property professionals on how to make more efficient and effective use of buildings and their support services; manage resources more effectively and reduce waste.
By advising on best practice, this guidance is intended to assist all those connected with the request, purchase and production of surveys and mapping material.
We review RICS policy initiatives since the Grenfell fire, including plans to develop an international standard on fire safety and a government-backed national register of fire risk assessors with other organisations.
Surveyors also have an important role in land management and flood resilience. This issue of Land Journal has an article on holistic natural flood prevention and land stewardship.
It may be hard to believe at the moment, but there is more to life than Brexit — as, I hope, this issue of Land Journal demonstrates.
Las Reglas de Conducta de RICS obligan a los miembros y a las empresas reguladas por RICS, en todo momento y sin excepción, a: «...actuar con integridad y evitar conflictos de interés y acciones o situaciones que sean incompatible...
In March 2017, RICS released a global and a UK-specific professional statement giving RICS professionals time to familiarise themselves with the new rules.
The physical extent of property ownership and rights of use are basic attributes of land and buildings and are capable of being evaluated by property professionals. Uncertainty of the extent of ownership and its associated rights ...
Stress is a major concern in the construction industry (CI), with work overload, time pressure, a number of organizational tasks and physical demands as the common stressors. Although stress in the CI has been studied extensively,...
This – the first edition of our new title that combines surveying, conservation and building control – looks at a range of critical topics such as fire safety, sustainability, technology and flooding.