Journal of Property Investment & Finance: Volume 18 Issue 4


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The influence of procedure on rent determination in the commercial property market of England and Wales

Neil Crosby, Sandi Murdoch

This paper examines the effect which the rent assessment process has on the level of rents and rental values in the commercial property market in England and Wales, by asking: is…


Environmental preferences of homeowners : Further evidence using the AHP method

André Bender, Allan Din, Martin Hoesli, Séverin Brocher

A comparative study of perceptions concerning the environmental quality of residential real estate in Switzerland based on empirical data collected in three different linguistic…


Homeowner warranties and building codes

Carl R. Gwin, Seow‐Eng Ong

A game‐theoretic model of moral hazard associated with unobservable builder effort is postulated to examine the effectiveness of homeowner warranties and building code enforcement…

The modelling of housing submarkets

Mike Fletcher, Paul Gallimore, Jean Mangan

This paper is concerned as to whether it is more appropriate to use aggregate or disaggregate models in forecasting house prices using hedonic modelling. It is accepted that the…


Constraining optimal portfolios and the effect on real estate’s allocation

Simon Stevenson

This paper re‐examines the role of real estate within mixed asset portfolios from the perspective of an Irish portfolio manager. The nature of the investment market in the…


Prospects for investment in the private rented sector

Alan P. Collett

After 90 years of decline caused by economic and social factors, the deregulation and fiscal changes in 1988 brought about a structural change in the private rented sector. The…

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