South Africa is experiencing a massive housing backlog in urban low-cost housing. This study attempted to identify the impediments and delays that exist in the transfer of low-cost housing within the current legal framework in Sou...
Housing provides safety, comfort, positive experiences, satisfaction, and convenience to home occupants. Furthermore, it is also a source of wealth for many households. Despite the fact that housing is not affordable in Malaysia, ...
Examines the general principles of retention, including areas such as law; reasons for introduction within a contract; levels of retention, and how amounts are deducted, certified or released.
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.
The RICS Switzerland – National Association Valuation Standards are based on the 2014 edition of the Red Book that came into effect on 6 January 2014. It provides local guidance for valuers who are undertaking valuations in Switze...
The purpose of this guidance note is to aid the understanding of the Contractor’s Basis for the general rating practitioner while providing a common framework of the basis for the more experienced practitioner.
This guidance note has been prepared with regard to valuation practices in the UK. It is intended to assist the valuer in highlighting the main factors that affect the valuation of commercial renewable energy installations and to ...
The new edition of the Red Book — the RICS Valuation, Global Standards 2017, takes effect from 1 July 2017, the same date as the IVS 2017 published earlier this year.
This note offers detailed guidance on the capital and rental valuation of public houses, bars, restaurants and nightclubs.
Covering most types of real estate asset, this information paper discusses the use of comparable evidence in property valuation.
The purpose of this guidance note is to assist the valuer in the provision of leasehold reform valuation advice whether they are acting for the freeholder (landlord), intermediate landlord or tenant.
This paper discusses the valuation of property where the proposed development is of a cleared or greenfield site, or where all existing buildings on a site will be removed in order to construct new ones.
Written specifically for use within the UK, this guidance assists valuers in the valuation of new-build properties.
This guidance note aims to assist practitioners in the approach to the valuation of affordable housing development land.
RICS professional experts have drawn up the guideline with the aim of offering assistance to companies and professionals in the valuation sector who are preparing to evaluate a shopping center and its investment.
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.
This guidance note is primarily directed at those providing valuation services within or subject to EU jurisdictions for bank-lending purposes.