Volume 7 (2018-19)

Each volume of Journal of Building Survey, Appraisal & Valuation consists of four quarterly 100-page issues. The articles published so far in Volume 7 are listed below. Further articles scheduled to be published in Volume 7 can be viewed on the 'Forthcoming content' page.

Volume 7 Number 2

  • Editorial: Surveying skills shortage: genuine crisis or shot in the foot? 
    Simon McLean, University of Salford and Editor, Journal of Building Survey Appraisal & Valuation
  • The real meaning of building conservation 
    John Edwards, Director, Edwards Hart Chartered Surveyors 
  • The 'Mind the Gap' project: Investigating the difference, in performance, between design and the building 'in use' 
    Andy Lewry, BRE Global, Lorna Hamilton, Senior Statistician, BRE, Mindy Hadi, Head of Social Research, BRE, Jaie Bennett, Director, GreenRock Energy, and Richard Peters, Director, Peters Research  
  • Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards and steps to improve energy inefficent properties 
    Daniel Montlake, Chartered Surveyor, Director of Core Sustainability, and Sivan Gelb, Solicitor, Partner, MCG Law 
  • Daylight and density 
    Simone Pagani, Senior Partner, Daylight + Solar Design, GIA 
  • Specifying visual concrete: An engineer's view
    Paul Toplis, Partner, Price & Myers 
  • Understanding fire safety requirements for high rise buildings 
    Adrian Pargeter, Kingspan Insulation 
  • Party walls: Awards, appeals and a case law update 
    Philip Harris, Partner, Head of Construction, Wright Hassall Solicitors 
  • Bribery Act: Essential legal compliance for property professionals 
    Anthony Le, Senior Solicitor, Regulatory and Compliance Team, Greenwoods 
  • Dilapidations case update 
    Emma Humphreys, Partner, Charles Russell Speechlys 


Volume 7 Number 1

  • Editorial: Cultural significance: Is it too vague a process?
    Simon McLean, University of Salford and Editor, Journal of Building Survey Appraisal & Valuation
  • Land contamination and remediation
    Mike Gennaro, Associate, Delta-Simons Environmental Consultants
  • The value of sustainability
    Andy Lewry, Principal Technical Consultant, James Fisher, Team Leader, BREEAM Existing Buildings Team, BRE Global, and Matt Holden, Economic  Consultant, BREEAM — Operations, Management & Strategic R&D, BRE Global
  • Surveying modern façades and common defects
    Tudor Pop, Director, Façade Consultancy department, CBRE Limited
  • When leases end: Some thoughts on recently reported cases
    John Beckett, Consultant, Walkers Commercial Solicitors
  • I have my reasons : Scenarios where reasoned awards are necessitated under the Party Wall etc. Act 1996
    James McAllister, Director, The Party Wall Consultancy
  • Right to light: Is there light at the end of the tunnel for property development?
    Rachel Gimson, Associate Solicitor, Property Litigation Team, Blake Morgan LLP
  • How Lacrosse and Grenfell have dramatically altered the litigation and regulatory landscape
    Philip Hayes, Member of Counsel, Victorian Bar
  • Lessons learnt from the Victorian Building Authority’s cladding audit in 2015
    Murray Smith, Director, Victorian Building Authority
  • Building regulatory reform in Australia
    Wayne Liddy, Director, Gardner Group Pty Limited, and Jeremy Turner, Australian Institute of Building Surveyors
  • An Australian perspective on product compliance and conformity for glazed façades
    Tracey Gramlick, Executive Director, CEO, Australian Window Association
  • Surveying practice involvement in providing vocational skills training for undergraduate building surveyors: The ICZ way
    Simon McLean, Programme Director BSc, Building Surveying, University of Salford