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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.
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.
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.
28 Jan 2016
Along with a worldwide coalition of more than 60 professional bodies, we've helped launch a consultation on ethics principles for those working in land, property, construction and infrastructure.
03 Dec 2015
RICS will join governments, building and construction organisations and funding agencies in Paris today to launch the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction.
23 Nov 2015
The built environment has a vital role to play in helping governments meet their carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions targets. These targets are going to be central to discussions when 196 governments meet in Paris next week for a crucial climate change summit hosted by the United Nations.
28 Oct 2015
We are proud to announce the appointment of Benjamin Manu as the new Regional Manager for West Africa.
In keeping with the mixed overall economic picture around the world, the commercial property sector reflects somewhat varied sentiment across global investor and occupier markets.
29 Sep 2015
We may be on the verge of a new era in international real estate and business transactions, one based on greater uniformity and clarity in both property and business valuation. Here’s why:
Rebecca Hunt, 24 Sep 2015
Industry leaders will form a national advisory working group to develop new conflict of interest guidelines for chartered surveyors to be in place by 2017.
24 Sep 2015
New York City market continues booming along.
21 Sep 2015
RICS Chief Executive Sean Tompkins travels to the United Nations in New York this week to deliver key insights on how the built environment can support the UN’s sustainable development agenda.
20 Aug 2015
Initiative represents another joint effort with NIBS.
18 Aug 2015
A group, comprising around 50 professional bodies from across the world, has completed the first stage of its work aimed at creating the first International Ethics Standards (IES).
30 Jul 2015
The International Monetary Fund recently signed an agreement for RICS to train the IMF’s facilities management staff.
23 Jul 2015
But some uncertainty due to upcoming election. Also concern about potential housing oversupply
22 Jul 2015
RICS Governing Council met for the first time under its first continental European president, Martin Brühl of Germany, in London June 29-30, with a focus on strategy, engagement and changing for the future.
15 Jul 2015
The National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) recognized their mutual interest in the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance buildings when they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) yesterday to advance and promote the building sciences.
02 Jul 2015
Could help “drive investor confidence” in international markets.
Richard Stokes, 25 Jun 2015
More than 30 professional bodies from around the world, including RICS, met last week at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington D.C. to launch a major initiative which seeks to create international standards in construction measurement.
Ursula Hartenberger, 24 Jun 2015
The United Nations Global Compact and RICS today issued a call to organisations in the land, construction and real estate sector, and those working with them, to take a leading role in global efforts to drive responsible and sustainable business practices.
© RICS 2016
© RICS 2016