Written to apply to England and Wales, though with relevance elsewhere, this note provides guidance for surveyors on conducting commercial and industrial property surveys.
The RICS Condition Report should be used for a conventional house, flat or bungalow built from common building materials and in reasonable condition.
This guidance mandates a whole life approach to reducing carbon emissions within the built environment.
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.
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...
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Provides guidance for surveyors and other professionals likely to encounter cases of mundic in the south west of England.
Outlines best practice in the planning and deployment of the measures needed to deliver appropriate and effective security.
This professional statement and guidance note discusses facility management procurement routes and processes open to organisations.
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.
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The RICS Building Survey is the most comprehensive report of its kind and should be used for larger or older properties, or when planning major works.
A form to be used with the RICS standard form of consultant's appointment and RICS Short form of consultant's appointment.
The physical extent of property ownership and rights of use are basic attributes of land and buildings and are capable of being evaluated by property professionals. Uncertainty of the extent of ownership and its associated rights ...
This document has been prepared as a supplement to the development management guidance note, 1st edition (2009).
Intended to embody best practice, this guidance note is essential reading for members practising or working on any traditionally constructed building or structure.