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.
The use of big data is becoming a key basis of competition and growth for professional firms, and it is already affecting every area of business activity including real estate, construction and the built environment.
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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 insight paper provides an introduction to MEES and the potential impact of the regulations on UK property management and valuation.
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 report examines the importance placed on environmental sustainability in the decision-making process of UK fund managers when making property investments.
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.
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.
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.
What are the benefits and challenges of an increasing use of data in the commercial property market?
How can the benefits of new money flowing into rural areas be maximised and how can potential negative externalities be mitigated?
This insights report provides evidence about the extent, usage and implications of new permitted development rights.
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 insight paper discusses the opportunities, rapidly developing applications and compliance challenges of using drones in a surveying environment.
This insight paper summarises the key challenges and opportunities of sharing construction cost data as well as outlining the main points for further debate.
This analyses the performance of the valuation profession in the UK property market.