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.
The use of big data is becoming a key basis of competition and growth for professional firms, and it is already affecting every area of business activity including real estate, construction and the built environment.
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...
With India experiencing a construction boom, and with an estimated 66% of property stock required by 2030 yet to be built, this timely piece of research investigates the perceived market demand, value premiums and workplace produc...
The availability of adequate affordable housing is a concern for all Asian countries.
This insight paper provides an introduction to MEES and the potential impact of the regulations on UK property management and valuation.
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.
This report aims to develop an understanding of what best practice looks for land-use planning on the urban fringe.
This report examines the importance placed on environmental sustainability in the decision-making process of UK fund managers when making property investments.
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.
The research evaluates property valuation practices in Sub-Saharan Africa using Ghana as a case-study.
Comparing the two of the most popular mainstream cost management systems in the world promoting construction cost management consultants to better understand complex client needs.
What are the benefits and challenges of an increasing use of data in the commercial property market?
This insights report provides evidence about the extent, usage and implications of new permitted development rights.
This insight paper discusses the opportunities, rapidly developing applications and compliance challenges of using drones in a surveying environment.
This research explores the advantages of utilising prefabricated bathrooms in building construction in Malaysia.
How can the benefits of new money flowing into rural areas be maximised and how can potential negative externalities be mitigated?
The urban environment has long been recognised as a crucial to human health, but the last few years have seen a marked growth in the health and well-being agenda. This insight paper recognises the major contribution property profe...
Understanding the implications of decisions about resettlement on informal settlements in Fiji and Papua New Guinea, both of which have more than 80% customary tenure.