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.
The research evaluates property valuation practices in Sub-Saharan Africa using Ghana as a case-study.
What are the benefits and challenges of an increasing use of data in the commercial property market?
Although real estate and property factor prominently in discussions related to financial stability and the management of economic cycles, little consensus has emerged as to how better to detect, prevent or treat the fallout from i...
This insights report provides evidence about the extent, usage and implications of new permitted development rights.
The report analyses how building related data, including physical, performance and financial information, is currently being captured and managed by key sector representatives.
This guidance note sets out practical guidance around the health and safety management of most types and configurations of residential properties.
Effective complaint handling is a critical element in the risk management toolkit of all professional firms, both as part of good customer service and also to protect the firm in the event of an unsubstantiated or inflated claim.
Assists those appointed to act as arbitrator or as independent expert, and the parties themselves, by making them aware of the procedures likely to be followed.
This guidance note should be used as a source of reference for quantity surveyors (QS) or cost managers when BIM has been implemented in the life cycle of a project.
Doing the right thing is on the agenda this issue, from countering corruption and plastic waste to achieving gender balance.
Property services, along with frontline services, are now firmly in the spotlight for sharing or integration in some form. RICS commissioned a research project to understand the pace of change of shared property services in the pu...
There is an increasing body of research which identifies the need for flood risk mitigation advice and the potential for building professionals such as surveyors to be involved. This research explored the potential for surveyors t...
This paper investigates the effectiveness of local budget planning and management for the provision of adaptations. It examines the extent to which local authorities have sought to implement the ambitions of national policies and ...
This study critically evaluates the duties placed on PDs and examine the extent to which implementation of Building Information Modelling-enabled H&S coordination enhances the discharge of duties performed by PDs.
This guidance provides a summary of the purpose and process of both cost analysis and construction project benchmarking.