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Code for leasing business premises
This RICS professional statement is the result of pan-industry discussion between representatives of landlords, tenants and other trade bodies. The objective is to improve the quality and fairness of negotiations on lease terms and to promote the issue of comprehensive heads of terms that should make the legal drafting process more efficient.
RICS Valuation – Global Standards
The latest edition of RICS Valuation – Global Standards ('Red Book Global Standards') took effect on 31 January 2020, the same date as the latest edition of IVS became effective.
Technical due diligence of commercial property
The purpose of this guidance note is to ensure that all technical due diligence reports are standardised across the globe while bringing clarity to a prospective purchaser, occupier or financier about any risks associated with a transaction of a property from a technical perspective. It will become effective for all RICS regulated members and firms globally on 1 April 2020.
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