The report presents an analysis of the exercise of PD rights in England since 2010 and an initial estimate of the direct financial costs and benefits of permitted development to the public sector.
Many of the roles that will exist in 2030 will combine skills in ways not imagined today. It’s been clear from employers of all types that a stronger emphasis on technology is going to be needed as an enabler of business performan...
This research assesses the impacts of extending permitted development rights for office to residential conversions in England. Utilising an in-depth case study approach, this research sought to determine whether enhanced freedom t...
Policy and standards for promoting the delivery of low and zero carbon new homes in England.
This research investigates how Building Information Modelling (BIM) can provide benefit by demonstrating the links between built asset maintenance spend and added value to the organisational performance.
The availability of adequate affordable housing is a concern for all Asian countries.
This report examines three different aspects of housing taxation, in terms of their neutrality, fairness, transparency, efficiency and practicality.
Regional responses to a changing context in housing associations and market renting in the North East and North West of England.
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.
The research evaluates property valuation practices in Sub-Saharan Africa using Ghana as a case-study.
The aim of this insight paper is to provide valuers and other interested stakeholders with an overview of the impact of energy efficiency on the value of residential property in Europe, whether that housing stock is owner-occupied...
What are the benefits and challenges of an increasing use of data in the commercial property market?
This paper identifies the most recent and important advances in technology and shows how they are relevant to the surveying profession.
This paper is the result of a research and engagement project conducted by RICS and the rail industry. It aims to assess the future nature of the supply chain process within rail infrastructure and is a direct response to the UK g...
This insights report provides evidence about the extent, usage and implications of new permitted development rights.
Market insight into organisational strategic issues and the role and functions of project managers in BIM implementation.
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.
This report assessed local property measurement practice across five world regions and attempted to quantify the measurement choices made locally.