Does Japanese knotweed cause property damage?

Does Japanese knotweed cause property damage?

Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica): An analysis of capacity to cause structural damage (compared to other plants) and typical rhizome extension” which has resulted in some reports suggesting that Japanese knotweed’s capacity to cause damage to buildings is a myth. Experienced specialists... ...
The consequences of letting Japanese Knotweed spread Why Japanese Knotweed is a problem?

The consequences of letting Japanese Knotweed spread Why Japanese Knotweed is a problem?

Japanese Knotweed grows quickly and its strong roots can create a destructive underground network undermining buildings and foundations, and potentially causing thousands of pounds of damage. How quickly does knotweed spread? Japanese Knotweed can grow up to ten cm per... ...