The topics of security and diversity both feature prominently within this issue of the Building Control Journal.
The RICS pathways and competencies framework defines the knowledge, skills, experience and level of competence that are required to become a chartered surveyor.
Ensuring fire safety can be problematic when dealing with flat entrance doors - this edition of the Building Control Journal explores.
This paper explores the potential to develop an image-based scaffolding recognition method that will enable an automated tracking of the scaffolding construction.
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 importance placed on environmental sustainability in the decision-making process of UK fund managers when making property investments.
The theme of this issue of the journal is fire – always a hot topic for building control.
The valuation profession is likely to face significant changes in coming years in terms of how the valuation process is managed, the role of the valuer, as well as the added value to clients.
Application of the RICS Valuation: Professional Standards in Hong Kong, 1st edition
This RICS national association valuation standard covers the application of the Red Book in Portugal.
This standard will create clear and consistent guidance for both valuation providers and valuation users. It has been prepared primarily for financial reporting purposes, to comply with International Financial Reporting Standard 1...
Intended to assist surveyors of all levels of expertise, this note provides guidance on advising clients as to how environmental and sustainability issues impact upon all aspects of land, property and construction.
This guidance note provides assistance to our professionals on the application of the RICS Valuation – Global Standards 2017 (the Red Book) to valuations that have to be provided in compliance with the jurisdiction requirements in...
The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) has made risk management one of the fundamental functions for real estate investment funds. Given the importance of real estate for Europe’s alternative investment fund in...
Red Book 2014, Portuguese translation (Brazil)
The delivery of digital systems presents different challenges to commercial managers, given the wide range of technology that is available and the prevailing market conditions in this sector.
Since June 2015 the UK and global portions of the RICS Red Book have been issued separately.
Aiming to assist valuers, this guidance highlights the main factors that impact the market value of woodlands and addresses some of the more complex issues that might arise in the assessment of such an asset.