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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.
A new professional qualification will set the benchmark for how public company assets in the United States (US) are reported.
12 May 2016
Increase in supply and demand as forecast predicts sales growth across Scotland.
Bringing back to life a 1755 mill house and bakery, the restoration of Grade II listed Sacrewell Watermill beat tough competition to not only win two category awards but the illustrious Project of the Year at this year’s RICS Awards, East of England.
Lack of supply will continue to push up UK house prices despite short term uncertainty according to the latest RICS UK Residential Market Survey.
Gary Strong FRICS, 12 May 2016
A major global review of conflict of interest guidelines for chartered surveyors has entered its final phase, with industry stakeholders now being asked to feedback on the completed draft.
Kim Bailey, 11 May 2016
Our new research report — in partnership with Northumbria University — 'Housing Associations and Market Renting in the North East and North West of England' looks at the potential and opportunities for social housing providers to fulfil a broader role in the housing market, and the barriers they face.
The RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards launched two years ago, in a bid to raise awareness of the UK's diverse range of young, talented professionals shaping the world we live in. The search is now on to find 2016's top young surveyors.
09 May 2016
A Queen’s University research facility has been named Project of the Year at the RICS Awards 2016, Northern Ireland.
05 May 2016
International businesses are postponing investment in Britain in the wake of EU uncertainty, according our latest UK Commercial Market Survey.
Hampton Court Palace has long-been of cultural and historical significance to the UK. The conservation of its Base Court has shown that this great building still has an important part to play in generations to come, winning two awards at the RICS Awards, London 2016, including Project of the Year.
Kim Bailey, 23 Apr 2016
40 of the North West’s most inspiring property schemes battled it out for top honours at the 2016 RICS Awards, North West, where Alder Hey Children’s Hospital won three accolades, including Project of the Year.
22 Apr 2016
Derby Arena has not only put the East Midlands on the map for cyclists across the nation, it's now at the very heart of the East Midlands following its tremendous evening at the RICS Awards 2016, East Midlands, winning two categories and the prestigious title of Project of the Year.
20 Apr 2016
Despite the Government promising to deliver 200,000 new homes by 2020, our latest UK Construction Market Survey has revealed that growth in the private housing sector slowed down considerably during the first quarter of 2016.
Kim Bailey, 19 Apr 2016
62 of the North East’s most impressive and community beneficial property schemes battled it out for top honours at the 2016 RICS North East Awards, but it was Teesside University’s new landmark building — known as The Curve — that took Project of the Year.
15 Apr 2016
The town hall in Renfrewshire is an iconic £14.5 million facility delivering integrated services for the community. It was also recognised for its positive impact in the local area, taking the Community Benefit category award.
14 Apr 2016
Uncertainty grows as the impact of Stamp Duty changes, the EU referendum and devolved elections take their toll on the UK housing market.
12 Apr 2016
RICS and the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) are pleased to announce a landmark collaboration that promises to transform the US$1 trillion global facility management (FM) industry.
30 Mar 2016
This is a focus of Americas Summit 3-5 April in Washington, headlined by Lawrence Summers. Investing in real estate is potentially very rewarding. However, real estate transactions can also be very risky, especially those across international borders, and managing risk is an inherent part of the process.
Kim Bailey, 22 Mar 2016
A London sewage system has been crowned one of Britain’s best-looking pieces of infrastructure after winning first prize in our national Infrastructure Photography competition.
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