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24 Nov 2017
RICS Global Commercial Property Monitor, a leading indicator of conditions in commercial property occupier and investor markets around the world, signals robust momentum behind the investment market in Europe during the third quarter of 2017, with German cities leading the way.
20 Nov 2017
The outlook for Central and Eastern European markets is still positive, according to the RICS Commercial Property Monitor. Results for Q3 2017 show that both occupier and investment demand are still on the rise across the region. The peak of the current cycle is, however, undoubtedly getting closer.
17 Nov 2017
To meaningfully support the global climate agenda, the real estate and construction sector must develop a more systematic, coherent and aligned approach to data management, according to new RICS report presented at the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) in Bonn, Germany, 9-17 November 2017.
10 Nov 2017
RICS appoints Tina Paillet FRICS, currently Head of Projects and Technology for Generali Real Estate, as the new Chair of the organisation’s European World Regional Board, representing over 8,100 qualified professionals from more than 40 countries.
09 Nov 2017
The UK housing market continued to stutter in October with both demand from buyers and agreed sales declining once more, while price trends are now flat. With most UK regions showing a flat or negative trend in newly agreed sales, momentum in the market is likely to remain subdued in the near term, according to the October 2017 RICS UK Residential Market Survey.
08 Nov 2017
To meaningfully support the global climate agenda, the real estate and construction sector must develop a more systematic, coherent and aligned approach to data management.
26 Oct 2017
16 Oct 2017
We have launched an insight paper today which explores the impact of using artificial Intelligence (AI) in the built environment, and the urgent need for industry professionals to understand how it will influence their role, as the future will rely less on human labour and more on technology.
02 Oct 2017
RICS launches the Pride in The Profession: Celebrating 150 years of surveying successes campaign, calling on its more than 125,000 professionals around the world to celebrate and to nominate outstanding contributions that the profession has made to society over the past 150 years.
05 Sep 2017
The results for Q2 2017 show that Hungary and the Czech Republic continue to post the strongest overall results.
25 Jul 2017
A universal system that enables global comparison of construction project costs launches today. RICS will begin preparation of a global professional statement in cost prediction, incorporating ICMS, later this year and expect publication in 2019.
01 Jul 2017
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.
26 Jun 2017
RICS looks at the Euro area economy and its commercial property sector with great confidence, outlining: • Euro area economy to expand by 2% in both 2017 and 2018, • Interest rates unlikely to rise before 2019 although bond purchases could be tapered after December. • Strong commercial property investment set to drive capital value growth of 5% in the euro area this year.
29 May 2017
RICS invites companies and public authorities to prevent conflicts in real estate by signing a “Conflict Avoidance Pledge” and presents its mediation services at PROVADA, the Dutch real estate fair in Amsterdam.
23 May 2017
The landmark collaboration between the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is, for the first time, offering a combined suite of credentials and professional qualifications for facility management (FM).
16 May 2017
Once a year the global facility management (FM) industry unites to recognise the important role of professionals in the sector. As part of World FM Day (17 May), this week we celebrate the contributions FM makes as a profession that lies at the very heart of any organisation's corporate real estate strategy.
10 May 2017
Whilst improving global economic conditions during the first quarter of the year are supporting sentiment in most parts of the world, EU markets continue to lead the way.
01 May 2017
RICS professionals are urged to help shape a new standard that will inform the way property measurement is undertaken.
28 Apr 2017
Ahead of the EU Council summit on the Brexit negotiations to be held in Brussels this week, RICS urges policy-makers to take some key principles into account in order to safeguard the future of one of the most important sectors in Europe.
29 Mar 2017
The triggering of Article 50 has today set Britain on a course to exit the European Union. It is essential now that Government and industry work together to get the best deal possible and ensure our country’s future growth and prosperity — it is everyone’s responsibility to make Brexit work.
15 Mar 2017
New RICS figures reveal that the UK construction industry could lose almost 200,000 EU workers post-Brexit should Britain lose access to the single market, putting some of the country’s biggest infrastructure and construction projects under threat.
14 Mar 2017
New mandatory requirements on conflicts of interest for land, property, construction and infrastructure industry.
23 Feb 2017
Following the review of international valuation benchmarks, RICS is updating its RICS Valuation – Professional Standards, widely known as the “Red Book”.
16 Feb 2017
Occupier and investment sentiment continues to be positive across Central and Eastern Europe, according to the RICS Commercial Property Monitor for Q4 2016.
08 Feb 2017
RICS European Retail Conference, Madrid, Spain
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