CABA Information Series

IS-2009-130: IPD Cost Code

This report from Investment Property Databank (IPD) of the U.K. examines the measurement of building performance.  The IPD Cost Code, fifth edition, is introduced for measuring the cost performance of commercial property.  Details are included for determining which costs to include.  Categories for each element of cost are provided, including information technology and communications.  Case studies for various organizations are presented.  Methods for reducing costs are discussed.























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