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John Hughes FRICS, 18 May 2018
Our top governance body, Governing Council, met in London last month for the first of its two annual meetings, to look at future strategy.
10 May 2018
We are making changes to the rules and guidance of our Designated Professional Body (DPB) scheme.
09 May 2018
Now in its twelfth year, the annual RICS and Macdonald & Company Asia Salary & Benefits Survey is the most comprehensive survey undertaken for the property sector.
26 Apr 2018
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.
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
10 Apr 2018
The RICS Japan Commercial Property Professional Group (CPPG) Board recently organised two events in Tokyo to analyse Japan's office and logistic, hotel and retail sectors. Managing Director of Abrils Co. Ltd and RICS Asia Commercial Property Professional Group Member Yuko Tomizuka MRICS shares his professional insights.
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.
23 Mar 2018
Last week, Ms An Nguyen MRICS was voted woman of the future for property, construction and infrastructure at the RICS-sponsored Women of the Future Awards Southeast Asia. Before flying back to Hanoi, we caught up with An and asked what this achievement means to her.
Technology is changing the interaction between the built environment and people. Indeed, the topic of "smart" buildings has been a key focus of the smart cities dialogue. We gathered professionals together last week at our inaugural Smart Buildings Conference to discuss smart developments, sustainable building and the adoption of new technology.
22 Mar 2018
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).
16 Mar 2018
During the third day at MIPIM, RICS continued its series of events dedicated to the impact of new technologies in the property profession.
15 Mar 2018
Day two continued to see new technologies at the centre of MIPIM discussions, with Maarten Vermeulen FRICS, RICS Managing Director for Europe presenting the findings of RICS' research paper: “Artificial Intelligence: what it means for the built environment”.
14 Mar 2018
Day one at MIPIM saw RICS explain how we are leading the debate on the future of the industry on a global scale. Here’s a round-up from the first day.
Jeffrey Matsu, 09 Mar 2018
Harnessing the creative energy of tech savvy youth into productive careers in the built environment will help us deliver the industrial transformation that society urgently requires to tackle issues related to the economy, environment and social mobility.
05 Mar 2018
RICS will use the influential platform at the World Bank Land and Poverty Conference in Washington D.C. to canvass for further input on the ground-breaking International Land Measurement Standards (ILMS).
28 Feb 2018
Governing Council election result: Strategic seat for Land
Alexander Aronsohn FRICS, 26 Feb 2018
The third building class in the series of International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS) has been released.
22 Feb 2018
After carrying out a series of valuation reviews across Asia Pacific, we have compiled a summary of some common inconsistencies between valuer's output and their obligations under the Red Book.
Sean Ellison, 21 Feb 2018
Momentum in the housing market has moderated slightly from previous months. The Confidence Index, an amalgamated measure of short-term price and sales expectations, fell to 39 in January from 51 in December, but is still indicative of positive momentum in the residential market.
19 Feb 2018
We have reviewed our pathways to professional qualification, which will launch on 1 August 2018. We’re publishing the new content now so, if you’re a candidate, employer, assessor or have an interest in RICS assessments, you can see the changes.
Alexander Aronsohn FRICS, 01 Feb 2018
We have updated our Property Measurement Professional Statement to incorporate the International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS): Residential Buildings.
30 Jan 2018
The RICS regulatory board is looking at how we can strengthen the value proposition of firm regulation, and make it easier for clients to identify firms regulated by RICS.
John Hughes FRICS, 24 Jan 2018
Of the many charges levelled against political and business elites, perhaps the most damning is that they have abandoned the interests of society.
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