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Dr Sean Tompkins, 27 Mar 2015
Last night, at the Chartered Institute of Building’s Women in Construction Awards, RICS President Louise Brooke-Smith FRICS won the ‘Outstanding Woman in Construction’ award.
Alan Muse FRICS, 27 Mar 2015
Construction is a large contributor to world gross domestic product (GDP) and is recognised as having a significant ‘multiplier’ effect on national economies.
Libby Peacock, 26 Mar 2015
Former Land Journal editor Libby Peacock reports from RICS's first international conference on the African continent
Jan Ambrose, 26 Mar 2015
It does not matter how profitable you are or how many assets you have, if you have no cash you are likely to go out of business. Here are ten tips to staying afloat
26 Mar 2015
We’re very pleased to announce the re-institution of the University Accreditation program in the Americas.
Michael Zuriff, 26 Mar 2015
As we all know, managing complaints is a key part of doing business and being able to handle complaints in an effective manner may be the difference between keeping and losing a client.
25 Mar 2015
A message to all North American chapter members from LA2015 Summit Chair, Ann Gray FRICS
23 Mar 2015
RICS Prairies Chapter hosts premiere annual event
Louise Brooke-Smith FRICS, 23 Mar 2015
RICS is saddened to hear about the passing of Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew.
Laura Lindberg, 23 Mar 2015
This week, we'd like to highlight the coverage generated in Bulgaria as a result of the second RICS Annual Conference held in Sofia on 18 March.
Tony Mulhall MRICS, 20 Mar 2015
We have collaborated with the Urban Land Institute on research looking at the ways in which new communities have been developed in the US and in the UK.
James Kavanagh MRICS, 19 Mar 2015
RICS Land Group has been busy on the international front. Here's a snapshot of our recent activities.
Les Pickford, 19 Mar 2015
Les Pickford outlines the new international property measurement standards, IPMS: Office Buildings, and asks Rory Murphy, Commercial Director at VINCI Facilities, about their impact on facilities management
16 Mar 2015
Ian Cropper FRICS, Director of MLM Building Control and an RICS APC assessor, advises on checking your submission for the APC final assessment.
Richard Stokes, 16 Mar 2015
Last week some 2,000 chartered surveyors were among the 21,000 attendees at MIPIM, the world’s largest property exhibition and conference. The annual event took place in Cannes, France and bought together property firms and professionals from across the world.
Laura Lindberg, 16 Mar 2015
MIPIM 2015 was an excellent platform for RICS to be recognised as a leading industry player when it comes to developing, regulating and enforcing international standards for the public interest.
Mark Walley, 12 Mar 2015
Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is undergoing a facelift. It is the busiest airport in East Africa and an access point to neighbouring African states, Europe and East Asia. In 2013, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta launched a massive upgrade to the airport, estimated to cost about US$ 645 million with the aim to handle 20 million passengers annually.
Simon Rubinsohn, 12 Mar 2015
RICS UK Residential Market Survey, February 2015
Ben Elder FRICS, 11 Mar 2015
In 2014, RICS joined other valuation professional organizations (VPOs) in Washington DC to address concerns expressed by the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) in relation to the fragmentation of the business valuation profession and the damage this was causing to market confidence.
Barney Hatt, 10 Mar 2015
APC chairman Gary Blackman has nearly 10 years under his belt as an assessor. Here, he describes a typical interview on the most daunting day of a young surveyor's life.
10 Mar 2015
RICS London Regional Board welcomed over 30 careers advisors and 15 students to Parliament Square on Friday for a careers education seminar this week.
David Murray FRICS, RICS Training Advisor for the London region, shares some useful tips and pointers for candidates preparing for the APC final assessment.
Louise Brooke-Smith FRICS, 06 Mar 2015
Regeneration, sustainability and valuer registration were the key themes during my recent trip to Miami and the Cayman Islands.
05 Mar 2015
Premier McLaughlin to deliver welcoming remarks.
Moves coincide with RICS Cayman construction conference
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