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.
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...
Policy and standards for promoting the delivery of low and zero carbon new homes in England.
The availability of adequate affordable housing is a concern for all Asian countries.
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.
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.
The aim of this insight paper is to provide valuers and other interested stakeholders with an overview of the impact of energy efficiency on the value of residential property in Europe, whether that housing stock is owner-occupied...
This research explores the advantages of utilising prefabricated bathrooms in building construction in Malaysia.
This paper is the result of a research and engagement project conducted by RICS and the rail industry. It aims to assess the future nature of the supply chain process within rail infrastructure and is a direct response to the UK g...
This insights report provides evidence about the extent, usage and implications of new permitted development rights.
Market insight into organisational strategic issues and the role and functions of project managers in BIM implementation.
This report assessed local property measurement practice across five world regions and attempted to quantify the measurement choices made locally.
This insight paper summarises the key challenges and opportunities of sharing construction cost data as well as outlining the main points for further debate.