UK agriculture is at a break point, according to this issue’s lead article, while reports from Africa look at the challenges the continent faces in creating sustainable cities, and the impact of the recent drought in Cape Town.
With PropTech becoming more than just a buzzword, we look at the challenges of securing smart buildings against cyber threats, the lessons that the technology industry has for facilities management, and the future of residential p...
This issue of focuses on quantification and on programming and planning.
If the profession is to uphold its own standards, enforcement is an essential responsibility, this is a key issue in this edition.
The tragedies of major fires in recent years have cast a spotlight on safety standards, risk management and the Building Regulations.
From the Soviet project to map the world to the use of camera technology in US water management, this issue is concerned with the past and future of land measurement.
Ash dieback disease hit the headlines in 2012 with predictions of devastation, but then seemed to be forgotten. Yet in the intervening years it has continued to spread and is now threatening millions of trees across the UK.
The UK faces some significant challenges over the next decade sourcing its energy and maintaining security of supply.
These are exciting times at RICS, as we get into the swing of the organisation’s 150th birthday celebrations. But in this anniversary year, we also face the future.
What can surveyors do to address the housing crisis? The first of our new-look issues examines the problem from a number of perspectives
The notion of selling nature seems, at first, to be rather uncouth. You might wonder what a romantic poet such as Wordsworth would have made of it.
In this Land Journal we look at how financial technology "fintech" and cadastres that can use digital currencies have positive applications in land and real-estate transactions.
The RICS pathways and competencies framework defines the knowledge, skills, experience and level of competence that are required to become a chartered surveyor.
The theme of this issue of the journal is fire – always a hot topic for building control.
This issue of the Construction Journal steps back to take a global perspective.
The topics of security and diversity both feature prominently within this issue of the Building Control Journal.
Ensuring fire safety can be problematic when dealing with flat entrance doors - this edition of the Building Control Journal explores.
Mitigating risks requires a positive approach and is about learning lessons from past projects, both of which are covered in this edition.
This issue asks whether lessons can be learned from the US suburb of Levittown, Pennsylvania in building affordable homes quickly and cheaply in the UK today.
There is a revolution going on in the development and application of satellite technology, and much of it is highly relevant to surveyors.