Dr. (Mrs) N Wickramaarachchi

Dr. (Mrs) N Wickramaarachchi

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Dr.(Mrs) N.C. Wickramaarachchi

PhD (University of Colombo, SL), B.Sc. (SJP), M.Sc. T & CP (Moratuwa), FITP (SL), AIV (SL), MRIS (UK),Life member – Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science , Life Member – Geo Informatics Society

 

Senior Lecturer

Director, Center for Real Estate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura

 

Contact Details

Tel/Fax: +94717262300 (Office)

Email: nishani@sjp.ac.lk

 

 

 

Teaching Interests

  • Advanced Valuation
  • Land Economics
  • Research Methods for Real Estate
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Urban Economics
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Professional Development & Ethics

 

Research Interests

  • Land economics
  • Property rights and land tenure
  • Property valuation
  • Urban planning
  • Real Estate management and development

 

Research Publications/Presentations

  •  Research Projects

 “The Role of Community Based Organization in Managing the Environmental Issues at Settlement Level with special reference to the Underserved Settlement in Colombo Urban area”.

“Living high and Space Management: How it works. A case Study in City of Colombo”

“Development of an Index for Determination of Rental Values in Residential Properties”

 

  • Articles in Referred Journals/Books

Wickramaarachchi N C (2014), “An Evolution of Land Tenure and Land Policy in Sri Lanka”

Wickramaarachchi N C (2014), “Research methods

Wickramaarachchi N C and Kaluthanthri P (2016) “Real Estate Valuation”

Wasantha , A. V. U., Weerakoon , K. G. P. K. & Wickramaarachchi, N. C., 2012. “Rating Valuation Model for Residential Properties in Sri Lanka: Case Study in Homagama. Journal of Real Estate Sri Lanka, Issue 6, pp. 61-78.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C. & Weerahewa , J., 2014. Land Tenuer Security, Investment and Productivity: Evidence from Irrigated Settlements in Sri Lanka, Colombo. Journal of MultiDisciplinary Research .

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2012. Determinants of rental value for residential properties: A land owner’s perspective for boarding homes. Journal of Built-environment: Sri Lanka,, 12(1), pp. 10-12.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C. & Weerahewa , J., 2016. Land Fragmentation and Land Productivity: Empirical Evidence from Land Distribution Schemes. International Academic Research Journal of Business and Management,, 5(1), pp. 11-21.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C. & Weerahewa , J., 2018. Relationship between Land Size and Productivity: Empirical Evidence from Paddy Farms in Irrigation Settlements of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Economic Research, Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists, 5(2), pp. 125-142.

Kumara , B. U. C. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2017. Compensation Valuation for Disasters in Sri Lanka with Reference to Explosion at Salawa Armory in Avissawella. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate,, Issue 11, pp. 24-50.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2018. Bundle of Property Rights and Land Tenure Security: Evidence from Anuradhapura District,. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate , Issue 12, pp. 20-37.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2018. Does Secured Tenure matter on Land Investment? A Review on Literature. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 13, pp. 12-32.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C. & Yasheema , K., 2018. An Investigation of non-compliance with Building Regulations in Heritage Areas; A Case Study in Galle Fort-Sri Lanka. SriLanka Journal of Real Estate, , Issue 13, pp. 54-74.

Malka , T. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2019. Risk assessment in commercial real estate development: an application of analytic network process. Journal of Property Investment & Finance, Emerald Insight, 37(05), pp. 427-444.

Jayarathna , U. G. G. N. K. & Wickramaarachchi, . N. C., 2019. Tenant’s Perspective on Facilities vs. Rental Values: A Comparison between Public and Private Housing Schemes-Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate , pp. 70-84.

Wickramaarachchi , N. & Wickremasinghe, . H., 2020. Impediments of Introducing Mixed-Use Developments in High-rise Buildings in Sri Lanka, THE TOWN PLANNER. Journal of the Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka, pp. 30-47.

  • Abstracts/Articles in Refereed International Conferences

Chandani , K. P. S. K. & Wickramaarachchi, . N. C., 2019. Determinants of Time on the Market of Residential Units; Experience from Western Province Sri Lanka,. s.l., Third International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation, DEMV,USJ.

Fernando, . L. N. S. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2019. Analysis of Factors Effect on Land Tenure in Anuradhapura Stage II Area. s.l., Third International Conference on Real EstateManagement and Valuation,DEMV,USJ .

Imalsha , H. W. C. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2019. Influence of Ambience Attributes in Upscale Fast Food Industry on Customer Revisit Intention in Sri Lanka. s.l., Third International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation.

Jayarathne , U. G. G. N. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2019. Study of the Satisfaction Between the Rental Value and Facilities of the Public and Private Residential: A Tenant’s Perspective: Case Study in ‘Araliya Uyana’ and the ‘Maththegoda Public Housing Scheme’. s.l., Third International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation,DEMV,USJ.

Jayawardene , H. M. I. D. P. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2008. Potential for Augmentation of Land Supply for Sustainable Development. s.l., Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Business Management (ICBM).

Kumara , B. U. C. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2017. Compensation Valuation for Disasters in Sri Lanka with Reference to Explosion at Salawa Armory in Avissawella. s.l., Proceedings of First International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation ,2017, DEMV,USJ.

Kumuduni , W. Y. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2018. Enforcement and Compliance with Building Regulations in Heritage Areas. A case study in Galle Fort, Sri Lanka. s.l., Second International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation, DEMV, USJ

Tharumuthu , U. D. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2019. Analysis of Factors Influencing Tourists’ Intension to Select Tourism Destination: Case Study in Polhena Beach, Matara. s.l., Third International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation,DEMV,USJ.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2001. Urban Development and Urban Activities. s.l., Proceedings of the Annual Sessions Institute of Valuers, Sri Lanka.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2000. Significance of Urban Land Development and its Impact on Urban Land Values. s.l., Proceedings of the Second Annual Research Sessions of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2003. Land Readjustment as a Land Management Technique for Urban Areas. s.l., Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Sri Lankan Studies University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2005. “Title Registration as a Solution to Secure the Land Tenure in Sri Lanka: A case study at Divulapitiya. s.l., Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Business Management in the Third World, (ICBM) , Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, (ICBM) , Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, (ICBM) , FMSC, USJ .

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2008. The Contribution of Spatial Planning to Reduce the Poverty Disparity in Sri Lanka. s.l., Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Business Management (ICBM).

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2017. Association Between Property Rights and Tenure Security of Irrigated Lands in Sri Lanka. s.l., Proceedings of First International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation,DEMV,USJ.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2019. A Valuation Perspective on Land Title Registration (Cadaster System). s.l.:Newsletter, Institute of Valuers Sri Lanka.

Wickramaarachchi , N. C. & Gunawardene , T. G. U. P., 2003. Potentials of Business Valuation in the field of Real Estate Valuation and Management. s.l., Proceedings of the First International Conference on Business Management of Developing Countries (ICBM).

Wickramaarachchi , N. C. & Rohanadeera , S. L., 2017. Tourism and the Economy: Some highlights from Sri Lanka. s.l., Proceedings of Annual Sessions Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka-.

Wickramaarachchi, . N. C., 2018. Effects of Property Rights on Land Tenure Security: Farmers’ Perceptions. s.l., Proceedings of Second International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation,DEMV,USJ.

Wickramasinghe , H. T., Wickramanayake , W. S. & Wickramaarachchi , N. C., 2018. A Review of Trends in Mixed Use Skyscrapers in Sri Lanka,. s.l., Second International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation,DEMV,USJ.