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Judith Gabler, 26 Apr 2018
Auf unserem 14. RICS-Focus haben wir in Berlin mit der UNESCO und 250 Professionals über Erfolgsrezepte für Städte und Regionen diskutiert.
25 Apr 2018
Global leader in facilities management Kath Fontana FRICS has been elected to the role of Senior Vice President of RICS.
We look back at the best World Built Environment Forum Summit yet. Where innovators and global influencers arrive in one place to determine the future direction of the built environment.
Ursula Hartenberger, 25 Apr 2018
How we are turning SDGs into action.
19 Apr 2018
Facility Management (FM), as a discipline, is about much more than managing buildings and services. It is critical to how every organisation or property occupier functions successfully as a real estate investment.
18 Apr 2018
Lawrence Melton is the CEO and President of The Building People, a global real estate and FM operations organisation he founded in 2013 with the ambition of driving efficiency, investment and performance for its clients. He has more than 20 years’ experience working in FM for the Federal Government, including a long term at the White House.
17 Apr 2018
The rapid advancement of technology is impacting the day to day role of professionals working in the built environment sector, which in turn is changing the skills profile necessary for those entering the industry.
16 Apr 2018
As of Monday 23 April 2018, we will be closing our offices at Surveyor Court, Coventry and opening our new offices at 55 Colmore Row, Birmingham.
13 Apr 2018
Pünktlich zum Start der neuen Bundesregierung positionierte sich die RICS und veröffentlichte einen 8-Punkte-Plan, um die Metropolen zu entlasten und den ländlichen Raum zu stärken.
John Kraus, 12 Apr 2018
The built environment is changing - are you ready to harness its potential?
12 Apr 2018
Studies have shown that millennials are expected to have an enormous impact on the housing market. Associate Dean and Director of the School of Real Estate, RICS School of Built Environment, Sunil Agarwal FRICS explains why it is critical for us to understand the way they think to ensure we don't alienate future home buyers.
The momentum in the UK housing market continues to slow, as buyer demand falls for the twelfth consecutive month, according to the March 2018 RICS UK Residential Market Survey.
Tony Mulhall MRICS, 11 Apr 2018
Bruce Katz a former Director at the Brookings Institution, a Washington think-tank on matters urban and governance, was in London earlier this week. Railing against populism and the sclerotic nation state he declared that from an early age he was ‘brainwashed to believe in hierarchy’.
Alexander Aronsohn FRICS, 03 Apr 2018
On 1 May 2018, the RICS Property Measurement Professional Statement 2nd Edition becomes mandatory for all our professionals and regulated firms.
Sander Scheurwater, 29 Mar 2018
In Europe, RICS professionals are from time to time requested to undertake a Mortgage Lending Value (MLV). As MLV is not a recognised valuation base of International Valuation Standards and the Red Book, RICS provides further guidance.
28 Mar 2018
Carola Wehrenberg MRICS leitet ab 01. April 2018 zusammen mit Karsten Eisenmann MRICS die RICS Regionalgruppe Rhein-Ruhr. Das Tandem möchte das Netzwerk durch regelmäßige Veranstaltungen voranbringen und das RICS-Profil vor Ort schärfen.
27 Mar 2018
By mastering the full capabilities of technology, such as BIM, at a city level, we are able to create a completely customisable built environment. CEO, Southeast Asia, Savills, Chris Marriott FRICS explains why digitisation is going to change the lives of 90% of the real estate profession.
23 Mar 2018
Mediation is growing rapidly in popularity as a dynamic and multi-faceted practice in many countries, which has been increasingly integrated into both new and existing legislation.
John Hughes FRICS, 22 Mar 2018
In 2007, the proportion of the world’s population that lived in cities passed 50% for the first time. Urban populations are now set to grow by over two billion people in the next 30 years.
22 Mar 2018
David McCullogh, Chair of RICS' Leaders Forum on Fire Safety, weighs up initial industry submissions to the Hackitt Review and considers the future of building control.
From April 2018 the publication dates for the Price Adjustment Formulae Indices (PAFI), the General Building Cost Index (GBCI), and related series have been revised following a change to the release timetable for data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
21 Mar 2018
Bradley Parker stresses the importance of fire protection in a maintenance schedule.
20 Mar 2018
Real estate investment stakeholders and professionals came together to discuss best practices and compliance with legislation at a recent workshop hosted by Stibbe in Brussels.
Les Pickford, 19 Mar 2018
Charles Ostroumoff is a Director of Arca Property Risk Management. He talks about the benefits of his RICS status and how being qualified in both finance and real estate helps him talk authoritatively in both worlds.
19 Mar 2018
Matt Farman assesses the possible fallout from the Grenfell Tower fire for professional indemnity insurance.
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