Simon Rubinsohn is responsible for overseeing thought leadership within RICS including managing the high profile suite of market surveys. He is closely involved with policy development and regularly works with Bank of England officials on issues related to the real estate sector. He frequently speaks at conferences focusing of both residential and commercial markets and is regularly quoted for his insights in the media. Alongside this, Simon continues to support the IMF in building the organizations capability in understanding trends in global property and is on the advisory committee of a work stream the World Economic Forum is conducting into asset price dynamics in real estate. Simon is also on the Board of the housing provider L&Q, where he has specific responsibility for the development programme. Prior to joining RICS, he worked for Barclays Wealth where he was involved in setting the asset allocation for client portfolios.
Simon Rubinsohn, 27 Jul 2017
The Q2 2017 RICS Global Commercial Property Monitor shows sentiment in the real estate sector remains generally upbeat in the majority of markets.
Simon Rubinsohn, 06 Mar 2017
The very poor productivity performance of the construction sector across the globe has been highlighted in a new piece of thought leadership produced by the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) ‘Reinventing Construction: A Route to Higher Productivity’.
Simon Rubinsohn, 14 Apr 2016
Our latest residential market survey tells an interesting story highlighting a real divergence in the price picture facing Prime Central London (PCL) and the rest of the country. The former can often capture the news headlines because of the exotic nature of many of the buyers but in truth it says little about the underlying mood in the market.
Simon Rubinsohn, 13 Nov 2015
With the legacy of the global financial crisis continuing to inhibit economic performance around the world, the issue of climate change may seem some way down the list of priorities for policymakers eager to stimulate demand and boost living standards.
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