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25 Oct 2016
As stakeholder feedback and numerous studies have shown, Measurable, Reportable and Verifiable (MRV) information is pivotal to accelerating energy-efficiency in the construction and real estate and sector.
Ursula Hartenberger, 25 Oct 2016
It is now a well-known and accepted fact that the built environment's impact on our climate is significant; we must meet internationally-agreed climate targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but what has happened since COP21?
07 Oct 2016
Over the summer, RICS Florida Chapter leaders David Baxter MRICS and Tim Gifford FRICS attended the IFMA South Florida Chapter “Kick-Off” meeting, held at the Tower Club in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
We are pleased to welcome our new Florida Chapter Chair, Mr David Baxter MRICS, SIIRSM.
Paul Bagust, 06 Oct 2016
Yesterday, we joined the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) at World Workplace in San Diego. Over a thousand professionals attended the opening session to hear IFMA President & CEO Tony Keane and RICS Chief Executive Officer Sean Tompkins discuss the collaboration.
06 Oct 2016
I am looking forward to welcoming delegates to the 5th Annual RICS-IPTI Caribbean Valuation and Construction Conference, taking place from Wednesday, November 9 to Thursday, November 10, 2016 in St Lucia.
02 Oct 2016
Elina Grigoriou is a leading industry figure in Interior Design and environmental change.
01 Oct 2016
We would like to make our professionals aware that an administrative issue has come to light affecting some 317 regulatory cases.
22 Sep 2016
RICS and IPTI come together for the fifth year in a row to discuss important property challenges and developments in the public and private sectors, across the Caribbean and the wider Americas-region.
RICS launched its first Major Employer Program in North America this year. Learn more about how your firm can become involved.
25 Aug 2016
Did you know that 19 professionals pushed the boundaries of what’s humanly possible by breaking world records at the Rio Olympics? It’s also been a record breaking year in the world of surveying. Meet the Olympians of our profession; surveyors who’ve made their own attempts at smashing world records.
20 Jul 2016
Several prominent Americas outlets covered major RICS research, the latest UK Housing Report, as well as RICS views on related issues such as the possible implications of the recent Brexit vote on the housing market.
19 Jul 2016
The last five years have seen unprecedented change in the facility management (FM) profession - and we’ve now reached a critical inflection point.
Paul Bagust, 19 Jul 2016
In a competitive, global business environment, it is increasingly recognised that facilities management (FM) has a strategic role to play in the experience of the end user of buildings and facilities, and ultimately the success of the organisations operating from them.
Gillian Charlesworth, 04 Jul 2016
Our Governing Council met in London 27-28 June 2016. This was the second meeting of a new-style Council, with alternate meetings focussing on strategy formulation and oversight. The new approach will position us as the leading body in our sector, while protecting our reputation by having oversight over a number of risks and gaining assurance that risks are managed to an acceptable level.
Sarah Speirs , 29 Jun 2016
‘Building Inclusivity’ is the first report of its kind to look at all aspects of diversity and inclusion in the land, property and construction sector. This data, provided by UK firms committed to changing their diversity profile, allows us to see how we measure up against other sectors and provides a baseline from which we can track our achievements.
21 Jun 2016
On behalf of the Prairie Region’s RICS Chapter, I am pleased to share our recent RICS tour of Calgary’s Terminal 3 Construction.
Sean Tompkins, 19 Jun 2016
On the final day of the fantastic celebrations for the Queen’s 90th birthday we were honoured to be part of The Patron’s Lunch.
25 May 2016
University accreditation in the Americas has relaunched over the last year and RICS is delighted by the recent interest expressed by several universities in the region.
24 May 2016
Hosted by RICS and ULI, the international conference ULI/RICS Mexico Summit 2016 brought together top executives from the real estate market on May 19, at the Torre Mayor in Mexico City.
23 May 2016
During the week of April 25, Brazil hosted an array of events that were geared towards gleaning insight from top professionals in the field, as well as connecting with prominent members and non-members within the Brazilian market.
Here's what the media had to say about RICS from April 15 to May 15, 2016.
20 Apr 2016
Please see below what the media said about our conference.
Lawrence Summers headlines, many valuation leaders share expertise.
Jeffrey Matsu, 05 Apr 2016
Lawrence Summers challenged professionals at the World Built Environment Forum to ensure that real estate does more to drive sustainable growth.
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