Prof. R. G. Ariyawansa

Prof. R. G. Ariyawansa

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Sn. Prof. (Chair) R. G. Ariyawansa

B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP); M.Sc. Management (SJP); M.Sc. Development Planning (London); PhD (SJP)

 

Contact Details

Tel/Fax: +94-11-2802004 (Office)

Email: ariyaw71@sjp.ac.lk

 

 

 

 

Teaching Interests

  • Research Methods
  • Real Estate Development and Management
  • Urban Land Economics
  • Principals of Valuation
  • Land Economics
  • Professional development of Ethics
  • Real Estate Project

 

Research Interests

  • Land Market and Land Values
  • Real Estate Development and Management
  • Housing Market
  • Property Quality and Standards
  • Real Estate Education

 

Research Publications/Presentations

Books

Ariyawansa R G (2008) “Issues in Property Development: Tenure & Ownership, Informality and Price Formation in Property Markets in Developing Cities”, Published by the author, Colombo.

Ariyawansa R G (2008) “Property Market in Colombo: Evolution and Success”, Published by the author, Colombo.

Ariyawansa R G (2008) “Guidelines and Procedures for the B.Sc. Independent Research Report and the M.Sc. Dissertation”, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Ariyawansa R G (2009) “Housing Market: A Review of Purchase Decision of Potential Buyers”, Published by the author, Colombo.

Ariyawansa R G (2009) “Management of Real Estate: Principles of Real Estate Development and Management”, Published by the author, Colombo.

Ariyawansa R G (2015) (Ed) Essays on Real Estate Management & Valuation: Some Selected Empirical Studies – I, (Ed) Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Ariyawansa R G (2015) (Ed), Essays on Real Estate Management & Valuation: Some Selected Empirical Studies – II, (Ed) Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Ariyawansa R G (2016) “Management of Real Estate: Principles of Real Estate Development and Management”, 1 edition 2016, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University Sri Jayewardenepura.  –  HETC/QIG project

Terans Gunawardene and R G Ariyawansa (2016) “Guidelines for Real Estate Research and Case Analysis”, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University Sri Jayewardenepura. HETC/QIG project

Ariyawansa R G (2016) Guidelines and Procedures for the B.Sc. Independent Research Report and the M.Sc. Dissertation”, 2016 Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura HETC/QIG project

 

Chapters in Books

Ariyawansa R G (2009) “Housing for the Poor and Land for the City Development: A Case of Sustainable Township Program in the City of Colombo”, Urban Poverty in Developing Countries: Issues and Strategies for Sustainable Cities, edited by Ranvinder Singh Sandhu, Jasmeet Sandhu, and Balwinder Arora, Published by BOOKWELL-Delhi.

Ariyawansa R G (2013), Financial Market and Real Estate Sector in India: Overview and Some Thoughts for Strengthening Emerging Economies like India in “Dynamics of Financial Services in India” Eds, Neelakantan T and T Satyanarayana Chary, Published by Paramount Publishing House, New-Delhi (PPH). ISBN 978-93-82163-20-6

Ariyawansa R G and M A N R M Perera (2013) “Review of State Role in Provision of Housing for Low Income Community in Colombo, Sri Lanka”, in “Housing for Low Income Households in the Urbanizing World: Retrospect and Prospect” Eds, Brian C. Aldrich and Ranvinder S. Sandhu, Sage, New Delhi

W.M.I.P Wickramasinghe and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Impact of Role of Broker on Efficiency of Transaction: special Reference to Colombo, Essays on Real Estate Management and Valuation – 02, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, pp 20-35.

Dinushika and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Study on Problems of Resettlement in Beira Lake Restoration Project in Colombo, Essays on Real Estate Management and Valuation – 02, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, pp 65-79

S.M.D.S.K. Samarakoon and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Land and Socio-Economic Issues in Resettlement of the Kothmale Reservoir Project in Kothmale Area, Essays on Real Estate Management and Valuation – 02, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, pp 65-79

A Senevirathne and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Determinants of Office Rent with Special Reference to the city of Kandy, Essays on Real Estate Management and Valuation – 01, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, pp 18-35

K G R U Jayasekara and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Study on Effectiveness of Ejectment & Demolition Order Provisions made under the Rent Act No 07 1972 and its Amendments for Rent Control Properties in Colombo, Essays on Real Estate Management and Valuation – 02, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, pp 137-156

D. D. S. Muthukumarana and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Study on the Relationship between Road Network and Commercial Property Values in Mathara Municipal Council Area, Essays on Real Estate Management and Valuation – 02, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, pp 190-208

Real Estate Market in Colombo, Sri Lanka (       ), Ali Parza, R G Ariyawansa, M A N Rasanjalee Perera, Terans Gunawardhana, (in progress)

 

Research Papers 

Ariyawansa R G (2000), “Development, Rural Development and Global Village” (in Sinhala medium as “Sanwardanaya, Gramasanwardanaya and Vishva Gammanaya”), Prajashakthi, Published by the Rural Development Training and Research Institute, July-Dec, 2000, pp 28-34.

Ariyawansa R G (2001) “Effective Rural Development through Higher Productivity” (in Sinhala medium as “Ihala Paladaithwayak Thulin Sapalau Grama Sanwardanayak kara”), Prajashakthi, Published by the Rural Development Training and Research Institute, January-June, 2001, pp 5-10.

Ariyawansa R G (2006) “Issues in Urban Land and Property Markets in Developing and Transitional Counties: Some Experiences in Sri Lanka” (Invited Editorial), Built Environment Sri Lanka, Published by Institute of Architect, Sri Lanka, Vol. 07, Issue 01, pp. 1-2

Ariyawansa R G (2007) “An Empirical Study of Consumer Behaviour in the Housing Market in Colombo”, Built Environment Sri Lanka, Published by Institute of Architect, Sri Lanka, Vol. 08, Issue 01, pp. 11-19

Ariyawansa R G (2008) “Employability of Graduates of Sri Lankan Universities”, in Sri Lankan Journal of Human Resource Management, Published by the Department of Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Vol. 02, No. 01, pp. 91-104.

Ariyawansa R G (2009) “Demographic Characteristics and Planning Challenges: The Case of Colombo City”, Sri Lankan Journal of Population Studies, Published by Sri Lanka Population Association, Vol. 11 pp. 93-106

Ariyawansa R G and K Sandhu (2010) “Exploring Conjectural Perspectives of Evaluation as an Integral Part of the Project Management Cycle”, Prabandhan: Indian Journal of Management, Vol. 03, No. 06, June 2010 available in http:// www. indianjournalofmanagement.com/june 10. html

Ariyawansa R G and U J M Dilhani (2010) “Office Market in Colombo: An Empirical Analysis”, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 04, pp.18-38, December, 2010

Ariyawansa R G (2011), Multiple Benefits through Managing Real Estate: Holistic View (Editorial), Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 05, pp.01-05, December, 2011

Ariyawansa R G and A G P I Udayanthika, (2012), Living in high-rise: An analysis of demand for condominium properties in Colombo, International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology Vol. 4(1), pp. 31-37, January 2012, Available online http://www.academicjournals.org/IJSA DOI: 10.5897/IJSA11.104 ISSN 2006-988x ©2012 Academic Journals

Ariyawansa R G and G H K N S Wickramarathne (2012), International Property Market in Colombo: A Review of Policy Implications, Wayamba Journal of Management, 4th Issue, University of Wayamba

Karunaratne H M L P and R G Ariyawansa (2015), Analysis of House Purchase Intention, Sri Lankan Journal of Management, Vol. 20, Nos. 3&4, July-December, pp.28-51

Darmasiri P A and R G Ariyawansa (2016), Review of Price Formation of Land and Landed Properties in Colombo: Is it a Myth or Reality? 2nd National Symposium on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2016

Dananjaya D N and R G Ariyawansa (2016) Management and Development Issues in Connection with Co-Ownership of Land and Properties under the Viharagam and Dewalagam Ordinance No. 19 of 1931 Buddhist Temporalities: Case Study in Ratnapura District, 2nd National Symposium on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2016

Tenas Gunawardene and R G Ariyawansa (2017) Property Standards on Property Management and Property Values: Analysis on Colombo Property Market, Sri Lanka, 23rd Annual Pacific Rim Real Estate Society Conference, Sydney, 15th – 18th January 2017

A.R.G.M.I. Abeysinghe, R G Ariyawansa (2017), Competitiveness of Kandy City as a Heritage Tourist Destination in Sri Lanka, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 11, December, 2017

R G Ariyawansa and M A N R M Perera (2018) “Socio-Economic Insight of the Secondary Housing Market in Colombo Suburbs: Seller’s Point of Views” Proceedings, ICSHUD 2018: 20th International Conference on Sustainable Housing and Urban Development, London-United Kingdom, held on 26.07.2018 – 27.07.2018, full paper is published in the proceeding book and the abstract is published online and available at https://waset.org/abstracts?q=rasanjalee&search=Search. Digital Article Identifier is (DAI):urn:dai:10.1999/1307-6892/83412.

R G Ariyawansa and M A N R M Perera (2018) “Socio-Economic Insight of the Secondary Housing Market in Colombo Suburbs: Seller’s Point of Views”, International Journal of Architectural and Environmental Engineering, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Vol: 12, No: 10, 2018, pp 982-986

Lasika Madhawa Munasinghe, Terans Gunawardhana, and R. G. Ariyawansa, (2018), “Sri Lankan Travel & Tourism Industry: Recent Trends and Future Outlook towards Real Estate Development”, Proceedings, First International Conference on Business Innovation (ICOBI 2018), NSBM Green University Town, Sri Lanka 25.08.2018, ISSN-651-0103

Lasika Madhawa Munasinghe, Terans Gunawardhana, and R. G. Ariyawansa, (2018), Green Rating System for Built Environment and it Implication for Real Estate Valuation: A Review of Literature, Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2018, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, pp 120-126

Prathapasinghe D, M P R I Perera, and R. G. Ariyawansa, (2018) “Department Evolution of Condominium Market in Sri Lanka: A Review” Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2018, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, pp 92-99

Ariyawansa R G (2018), “Professional Role in Ensuring Standard and Valuable Properties for Sri Lanka to be a Rich and Prosperous Nation”, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 13, pp.01-11, December, 2018

Ariyawansa R G, T S P Samaranayake, M A N R Perera, M P R I Perera (2019), Towards healthy living: Exploring the health risk factors in home environment – A review, Proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2019, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, pp 01-07

Priyanka E S, R. G. Ariyawansa, M.A.N.R.M. Perera, (2019), Suitable Home Environment for Elderly Family Members: A case study of Kaduwela MC Area, Sri Lanka, Proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2019, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, pp 128-132

Wickramaarachchi N C, R.G.Ariyawansa, K.G.P.K.Weerakoon, J.Edirisinghe, T.G.U.P.Perera, P.C.Kaluthanthri, Terans Gunawardhana, S.B.Y.Swarnapali (2019), The Impact of Road Rehabilitation Projects on Walkability, Road Safety and Local Business: A Case Study in Old Kottawa-Pannipitiya Road of Colombo District, Sri Lanka, Proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2019, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, pp 175-184

Ariyawnsa R G (2019), SMART REAL ESTATE: A DREAM, A GOAL, A STRATEGY TOWARDS THE SOCIAL WELLBEING, an Editorial Note, Proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Real Estate Management and Valuation 2019, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, pp xxvi – xxvii

Ariyawnsa R G (2020), Is COVID -19 a Challenge or an Opportunity for the Real Estate Market and Economy of Sri Lanka? Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 05, pp.01-05, July, 2020