The RICS Condition Report should be used for a conventional house, flat or bungalow built from common building materials and in reasonable condition.
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.
Concerned with the tender process and procedure rather than procurement, this note provides guidance on perceived barriers to the wide-scale adoption of e-tendering within the construction industry.
Provides guidance for property asset managers in the complex challenge of property asset management. It explains how to gain reduced operating costs, better quality accommodation, more productive staff and satisfied customers.
Guidance for members filling the role of project monitor, discussing aspects of best practice and the various types of project monitoring.
IPMS for Office Buildings has been drafted by the independent Standards Setting Committee and establishes a consistent methodology for measuring office buildings around the world.
Written to apply to England and Wales, though with relevance elsewhere, this note provides guidance for surveyors on conducting commercial and industrial property surveys.
This guidance mandates a whole life approach to reducing carbon emissions within the built environment.
Provides guidance for surveyors and other professionals likely to encounter cases of mundic in the south west of England.
This note introduces the concepts of value management and value engineering in relation to construction projects and to the role of the chartered surveyor.
This guidance note summarises what is meant by ‘change’ and how it is valued under JCT, NEC and FIDIC forms of contract.
Download a Chinese translation of Cost analysis and benchmarking.
This guidance note outlines the role of commercial management within the Australian construction market, providing a framework of guidance covering the most common tasks that a commercial manager will perform on a construction pro...
This professional statement sets a marker for the standards of management required in commercial property.
This guidance note explains the various steps that need to be considered if a green roof or wall is to be installed on a new building, or retrofitted onto an existing building.
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Technical Due Diligence reports, which detail the physical condition of a property, are increasingly in demand throughout continental Europe, as financial institutions, investors and owner-occupiers look ever more closely at the r...