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09 Aug 2018
Confidence in Northern Ireland’s housing market remains higher than elsewhere in the UK, according to the latest RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey.
The most striking feature of the July 2018 survey is the continued reduction of new property being put on the market in the lettings sector with 9% more respondents seeing a fall rather than rise in New Landlord Instructions. This is the eighth consecutive quarter in which this indicator has recorded a negative number.
26 Jul 2018
Construction workloads slowed amid financial constraints, which were reported by 80% of respondents to be the most significant impediment to building activity, according to the Q2 2018 RICS UK Construction and Infrastructure Market Survey.
25 Jul 2018
We have launched our first professional statement to reduce risk, increase transparency, and further trust in procurement in Facilities Management (FM).
19 Jul 2018
Much of the retail sector is under pressure, as contributors expect occupier demand to fall further, according to the Q2 2018 RICS UK Commercial Property Market survey.
16 Jul 2018
Earlier this year we launched an anti-homelessness campaign with property industry charity, LandAid - known as Pledge150 – with the aim of raising funds to deliver at least 150 bed spaces across the UK by the end of 2018 for young people at risk of homelessness.
12 Jul 2018
Sales activity in the UK housing market remained subdued, according to the latest RICS UK Residential Market Survey.
10 Jul 2018
RICS has joined more than 30 organisations from around the world to develop landmark industry standards to address fire safety in buildings.
02 Jul 2018
Professionals in the land, property and construction sectors have raised £75,000 to help YMCA Thames Gateway fund a modular construction housing scheme for young people.
14 Jun 2018
Today marks an important milestone for the Energy Efficient Mortgages Initiative, with the official launch of the Energy Efficient Mortgages Pilot Scheme, on the occasion of the Energy Efficient Mortgages Events in Windsor, UK.
The May RICS UK Residential Market Survey has shown a few signs of life as houses start to come back on to the market, but overall activity has remained flat and is looking unlikely to gain any impetus in the near term.
12 Jun 2018
A new standard to inform global benchmarks on measuring retail buildings is open for consultation.
Sean Tompkins, 11 Jun 2018
Devolve more power to the West Midlands so Birmingham can reach its true potential as a world class city is the rallying call from RICS, as it underlines its commitment to the city by opening new offices at 55 Colmore Row.
06 Jun 2018
The RICS Red Book is mandatory for all RICS professionals working in valuation and aims to ensure the delivery of credible, transparent and high-quality reports.
05 Jun 2018
The International Mineral Valuation Committee (IMWAL) has boosted the harmonisation of valuing mineral assets through the release of the third edition of their standards.
31 May 2018
Investors in rural land are better off adopting the Moomin philosophy than following in the footsteps of Trump International, according to the latest research from RICS.
25 May 2018
A south Belfast building project which has transformed an overgrown corner of Botanic Gardens into a new and exciting visitor attraction has been named Project of the Year at RICS Awards 2018, Northern Ireland.
22 May 2018
The search to find the UK’s most inspiring young surveyors - who have made a significant contribution to the built environment - is on, following the opening of entries for the annual RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards (YSOYA).
18 May 2018
Over 40 of the South West’s most impressive and community beneficial property schemes battled it out for top honours at last night’s 2018 RICS Awards, South West where the Aerospace Bristol Project took the overall, esteemed ‘South honours Project of the Year’ title.
17 May 2018
Fifty-four of London’s most impressive property schemes battled it out for top honours at last night’s 2018 RICS Awards, London where Woodberry Down, located in Finsbury Park, took the overall, esteemed ‘London Project of the Year’ title.
16 May 2018
RICS is consulting on a new standard designed to help property professionals and regulated firms address the risks posed by bribery and corruption, money laundering and terrorist financing.
15 May 2018
The judges for the ‘Cities for our Future’ competition, organised by RICS, have been announced.
12 May 2018
Over 45 of Yorkshire and Humber’s most impressive and community beneficial property schemes battled it out for top honours at the annual RICS Awards, Yorkshire & Humber where Halifax’s transformed Piece Hall and state-of-the-art Central Library took the overall ‘Yorkshire & Humber Project of the Year’ title.
11 May 2018
Twenty of the East of England’s most impressive property schemes battled it out for top honours at last night’s 2018 RICS Awards, East of England where the North West Cambridge Development took the overall, esteemed ‘East of England Project of the Year’ title.
10 May 2018
Over 35 of the South East’s most impressive and community beneficial property schemes battled it out for top honours at last night’s 2018 RICS Awards, South East where the Command of the Oceans Project took the overall, esteemed ‘Project of the Year’ title.
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