Property - Web Links

CIH - Chartered Institute of Housing

The CIH is the independent voice for professional housing standards. It works across the UK, Canada and the Asian Pacific to improve housing standards. The CIH website contains full text documentation and a Student Zone.

DCLG - Department for Communities and Local Government

UK Government department website giving access to UK housing statistics. 


A leasehold advisory service providing free information about residential leasehold and park homes law, predominantly about the South-East of England. 

RICS - Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
This site is a reference point for information on land, property and construction and hosts a database of surveying firms and organisations searchable by name, area, postcode and specialisation.

Registers of Scotland
Describes the two main Registers of Scotland - the Register of Sasines and the Land Register, and gives details of their history and also how to search them. Useful contact addresses are provided.

RUDI: Resource for Urban Design
RUDI is part of the UK's Electronic Libraries Programme and aims to be a primary source for information on urban design. The site offers links to urban design journals, including full-text of Urban Design Quarterly, UK Government initiatives, organisations and subject bibliographies.

Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's main economic development agency and a non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government.

The Scottish Government

The Scottish Government's devolved responsibilities include housing and the environment. 

Urban Studies
Publications from Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow.

VOA - Valuation Office Agency

The VOA provides the UK government with the valuations and property advice needed to support taxation and benefits.