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...
This guidance note is also intended to assist the parties themselves, and those acting for them, by making them aware of the procedures likely to be followed and issues involved:
This professional statement applies to all RICS members involved with the sale, letting, leasing and management of real estate, whatever the form of tenure by which it is held or occupied.
The research evaluates property valuation practices in Sub-Saharan Africa using Ghana as a case-study.
This insight paper provides an introduction to MEES and the potential impact of the regulations on UK property management and valuation.
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.
In-depth insights on specific markets, sectors and developments.
This insight paper reviews the broad topic of environmental valuation from the perspective of a practising valuer, land manager or estate manager. This paper approaches the field of economic valuation of the environment from a pro...
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 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 professional statement applies to the management of both commercial and residential real estate.
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.
What would you do? This edition scrutinises a range of issues around ethics, conduct and corruption, and we ask a number of construction professionals what they would do.
Fire features prominently again in this issue, which covers RICS input into the Hackitt Review, how to select fire detection technology, and the options for evacuation.
How can the benefits of new money flowing into rural areas be maximised and how can potential negative externalities be mitigated?
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 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.
This global adaptation defines cash flow forecasting, before giving guidance on producing a useful forecast, explaining how to use it to assess progress on site, and analyse actual expenditure against forecast expenditure.
Building control surveying gives its professionals the opportunity to work on a huge range of building types as part of a normal day.