Read the latest RICS press releases produced by our offices around the world.
The items you can see are based on your geographic location (you can adjust these results by overriding the location we have determined for you). The list may be refined by topic or professional group by checking the side-bar options, or you can search for keywords using the search facility.
Showing 1 - 25 of 75 results
Simon Rubinsohn, 28 Jul 2016
The pace of increase in workloads in the construction market continues to slow, according to our latest UK Construction Market Survey, extending a trend that goes back to the middle of last year.
Jeffrey Matsu, 21 Jul 2016
The UK commercial property market has seen a significant drop in confidence and investor demand following the Brexit vote, according to the Q2 2016 RICS UK Commercial Property Market Survey. Both the investment and occupier sides of the market have been affected by the change in sentiment and both rent and capital value expectations are now in negative territory.
14 Jul 2016
There has been a downshift in sentiment in the Northern Ireland housing market due to uncertainty fuelled by the EU referendum vote coupled with the impact of the higher stamp duty now in place on investment property purchases, according to the latest RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey.
Simon Rubinsohn, 14 Jul 2016
The RICS UK Residential Market Survey for June 2016 indicates uncertainty fuelled by the EU referendum has resulted in a marked drop in activity in the housing market.
12 Jul 2016
In observance of World FM Day 2016 held today (July 13), IFMA and RICS commend the 25 million facility management (FM) professionals around the world for the integral role they play in shaping our built environment.
Fiona Haggett FRICS, 11 Jul 2016
RICS has recently produced two documents that are directly targeted at valuers undertaking residential surveys and secured lending work.
07 Jul 2016
Standards bodies representing land professionals in more than 150 countries met at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome recently to launch a major new initiative aimed at improving land reporting systems.
We have been contacted by members of the public about Bookasurveyor.com.
29 Jun 2016
RICS commends the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) and The Appraisal Foundation on the release of A Bridge from USPAP to IVS, a document harmonizing differences between their separate standards, the International Valuation Standards (IVSs) and Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), respectively.
28 Jun 2016
Building Inclusivity, a new report looking at all aspects of diversity and inclusion in the land, property and construction sector, and analysing how the property industry currently measures up, has been launched today at the RICS Diversity and Inclusion Conference in London.
27 Jun 2016
Amanda Clack FRICS is today being inaugurated as the RICS President for 2016-17.
Jeremy Blackburn, 24 Jun 2016
The result of the referendum draws a line under the campaigns of the last few months. The British people have decided that the UK should leave the EU. There now follows a vote in Parliament, and a detailed negotiation for the UK’s exit.
23 Jun 2016
A recent YouGov survey of senior British SME decision-makers commissioned by RICS has found that people with physical and mental disabilities still face significant barriers in the workplace.
Sarah Speirs , 09 Jun 2016
According to the latest RICS UK Residential Market Survey, activity in the Scottish housing market slowed during May, as a decline in new properties coming on to the market was accompanied by a drop in new buyer enquiries.
Ben Collins , 09 Jun 2016
Demand from homebuyers in Wales fell for the second consecutive month in May, according to the latest figures from RICS.
Demand from homebuyers in Northern Ireland fell for the second month in row in May, according to the latest RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey.
Simon Rubinsohn, 09 Jun 2016
RICS UK Residential Market Survey, May 2016: House prices looks set to falter as increasing uncertainty weighs on the market.
08 Jun 2016
Phil Hardy-Bishop has joined us as our Infrastructure Director from Highways England.
07 Jun 2016
An inaccurate story is currently being reported by media stating that RICS data shows that online estate agents House Simple are 40% more likely to sell homes than their high street counterparts.
21 May 2016
The renowned Grand Central & Birmingham Gateway success continues as it scoops the top prize at this year’s RICS Awards, West Midlands. The multi-million pound regeneration outshone in three categories, respectively, before scooping the top accolade of Project of the Year.
19 May 2016
The redevelopment of Cheltenham Racecourse has been crowned the overall Project of the Year in the RICS South West Awards 2016.
Kim Bailey, 14 May 2016
Over 45 of Yorkshire and Humber’s most inspiring and community beneficial property schemes battled it out for top honours at the 2016 RICS Yorkshire & Humber Awards, where a landmark power plant in Sheffield was crowned Project of the Year.
13 May 2016
Northern Ireland house prices are continuing to rise despite a fall in new buyer enquiries, according to the latest RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey.
The New South Wales Government in Australia has today endorsed the need for the International Property Measurement Standard (IPMS) to drive the global roll-out of the National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS) energy efficiency rating system.
A new headquarters building in Portsmouth for the Land Rover BAR yacht racing team has been crowned the overall Project of the Year in the RICS South East Awards 2016.
© RICS 2016
© RICS 2016