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the practice of measuring angles and distances on the ground so that they can be accurately plotted on a map

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THE Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is inviting West Midlands' professionals to attend an exclusive social event in Birmingham next week.
LIKE a solicitor or an accountant, a chartered surveyor is an essential advisor.
Opus Chartered Surveyors are experienced dilapidation surveyors; we recently negotiated a settlement for one of our clients of a 15,000 sqft warehouse from pounds 100,872.
It reveals 71% of chartered surveyors reported a fall than a rise in occupier demand in the third quarter, compared to 53% in Q3 2008.
Mr Pitt, partner at the Birmingham office of Bruton Knowles, is a member of the RICS WM regional board and acted as vice-chairman for outgoing chairman Gurdip Chamba from Solihull-based Salway Bradbury Chartered Surveyors.
Jennifer Welch, operations director RICS North, said: "Who said chartered surveyors were boring?
Last month, a net balance of 51% more chartered surveyors in Yorkshire and Humber reported a rise in new buyer enquiries.
Chartered surveyors can also offer advice on the best method of settling any dispute that may arise.
On a building project such as this, people may choose not to employ a chartered surveyor or a right to light specialist and, therefore, they remain unaware of potential problems until a dispute arises or they receive a letter from their neighbour's solicitor.
In total, 13% more chartered surveyors reported a fall than a rise in tenant demand, compared with 40% in the first quarter.
20 percent more chartered surveyors reported a rise than a fall in new buyer enquiries up from 15 percent in January.
THE number of homes changing hands hit a record low last month but chartered surveyors are optimistic business will pick up soon, figures showed.
The president of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, David Tuffin, toured the scheme, and said: "Quality is key and chartered surveyors have an increasingly important role to play in continuing the transformation of the region's built environment by promoting best practice in the design, construction and refurbishment of existing buildings.
Tim, 25, specialises in industrial agency, development and investment and has been studying to become a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.
THE COST of renting a home in Yorkshire and Humberside has risen by more than two per cent in the last year as many would-be buyers continue to find themselves locked out of the sales market, says the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) residential lettings survey.