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29 Sep 2016
100-year floods are on the rise. Witness the two catastrophic rain-induced floods this year alone in Louisiana, Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and Hurricane Sandy, which cut a destructive swath through much of the northeast U.S. in 2012. And they’re increasing not just in number but severity as well.
Ontario’s successful approach in addressing a deficit in hospital and other social infrastructure during the past decade under Infrastructure Ontario (IO) will now be focused on delivering historic investments in the province’s public transit and other transportation needs.
26 Sep 2016
A new international measurement standard will offer more clarity and consistency to users of residential property services, whether they’re buying, selling, renting or investing.
28 Jul 2016
Private commercial and industrial construction activity in Canada fell in the second quarter while housing activity moderated, according to the Q2 2016 RICS Canadian Construction Market Survey.
26 Jul 2016
A slow US economy seems to be taking a toll on occupier sentiment in many parts of the United States though demand still rose in the office and industrial segments, according to the Q2 RICS US Commercial Property Monitor.
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.
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.
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.
22 Jun 2016
Issued by RICS and CIQS, will fill gap, help ensure consistent services.
17 Jun 2016
Agreement would facilitate joint efforts in numerous areas.
09 Jun 2016
New credential will improve public firms’ financial reporting.
07 Jun 2016
RICS and MetaProp NYC have joined forces to identify and address the growing global opportunities and challenges posed by real estate technology (RETech) and property technology (PropTech).
27 May 2016
Millennials: affecting commercial landscape?
13 May 2016
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 professional qualification will set the benchmark for how public company assets in the United States (US) are reported.
10 May 2016
RICS commitments include working with stakeholders to boost resilience.
29 Apr 2016
Construction professionals weigh in in latest RICS survey.
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.
07 Apr 2016
Public sector asset managers from around the world believe there is a need to decrease the total amount of both physical assets and space in their respective nations.
08 Mar 2016
DC2016 to convene in April at Reagan Building.
Washington conference to include “Valuing the White House”
18 Feb 2016
Over the past 4 years, Martin Rushton MRICS has made repeated complaints against office holders of the Institution and members of the executive. His complaints have included allegations of corruption and fraud.
© RICS 2016
© RICS 2016