• Evaluating defect reporting in new residential buildings in New Zealand

      Rotimi, FE; Tookey, J; Rotimi, JO (MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland, 2015)
      The need for defect reporting is becoming increasingly difficult to ignore at handover of new residential buildings. A general review in defect studies has consistently shown that newly built properties can be found to ...
    • Improved snag reporting in new residential buildings in New Zealand

      Rotimi, FE; Tookey, J; Rotimi, J.O.B.; Craig, NCR (The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), 2011)
      Snagging is common practice for new and existing buildings in the housing sector in the UK. However the snag reporting process is yet to be fully developed in New Zealand. Whilst inspections for defects and repairs are ...
    • Reasons for Failures in Inspection Reports for Residential Builds

      Rotimi, FE; Tagiilima, J (ISEC Press, 2020)
      The construction of multi dwellings is currently a focus of the New Zealand government to address housing shortages. The intention is to build en masse whilst also keeping the buildings affordable. Affordability is not ...
    • The UK snagging process: a benchmark for residential construction

      Rotimi, FE; Tookey, J; Rotimi, J.O.B. (Research Publishing Services, 2012)
      The residential construction sector is under pressure to meet an ever increasing customer expectation of quality improvement on their development projects. But not all completed residential projects turn out on a clean ...