A plethora of legal matters feature in this issue. We explore a case with implications for all surveyors making party wall awards, while we also look at how the new building regulations emphasise the importance of sustainable digi...
The RICS pathways and competencies framework defines the knowledge, skills, experience and level of competence required to become a chartered surveyor.
To ensure a consistent global approach on a critical matter, RICS is part of a coalition working to establish International Fire Safety Standards.
Ensuring fire safety can be problematic when dealing with flat entrance doors.
At the core of all the services that surveyors provide is the ability to strip a building down into its component parts in their mind’s eye; this edition of Building Surveying Journal concentrates on that ability: building patholo...
On 1 April, the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards come into force in England and Wales.
As we head into the new year, "Building Surveying Journal" has an energetic theme.
As the new academic year starts, the theme of this issue is education, and we focus on careers and training in particular.
You will all have seen extensive media coverage of the terrible fire at Grenfell Tower in west London in June, and our condolences go out to those whose lives have been affected. RICS will be submitting a response to the public in...
With proptech now more of a mainstream requirement than an optional extra, this issue explains why it is important to invest early, as well as looking at the apps that are most useful for surveyors.
Robots have taken over the cover of Building Surveying Journal – but will they take over from building surveyors themselves?