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12 Apr 2018
Member firm, Mace Group is using its construction expertise to provide support to 85 Bee sculptures across Manchester this summer, as part of a creative event dubbed as Manchester’s biggest ever public art trail.
10 Apr 2018
Alex Holliday, Associate Building Surveyor, Bowman Riley is taking on the tough challenge of running 127 miles from Liverpool to Leeds along the canal side in support of RICS' Pledge150 campaign, and children’s charity, SELFA.
Mike Swain, 23 Nov 2017
Three familiar themes emerged from the RICS Telecoms conference 2017 – connectivity, community and collaboration. Mike Swain, Editor of the Land Journal reports.
14 May 2018
Not having a place to call home is one of the most stressful situations a person can find themselves in, and as stress is the theme for this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week (14-20 May), we're urging the property industry to get behind our campaign to deliver more homes for young homeless people.
12 Mar 2018
10 RICS members helped raise a record amount to help fight homelessness and poverty, through swapping their warm beds for sleeping bags and sleeping rough.
07 Mar 2018
Across the UK, Governments and parliaments are seeking views of the public via consultations and calls for evidence.
16 May 2018
Chartered surveyors as well as RICS staff took part in three tough challenges in the North of England to raise funds for our Pledge150 campaign – in partnership with LandAid - which aims to deliver at least 150 bed spaces for young homeless people.
10 Jul 2017
In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire, the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has provided an update and advice on further testing as a next step to help landlords ensure safety of their buildings.
08 Mar 2018
This year, on International Women's Day (8 March) we're asking property firms to make their female role models more visible, and break down any barriers that prevent them from progressing in to leadership positions.
09 Mar 2018
We have jointly produced a new residential mortgage Disclosure Form – alongside UK Finance, the Home Builders Federation and Homes for Scotland - for use during residential conveyancing. It aims to simplify the flow of information to all the key parties involved in the purchase of a mortgage, and improve transparency.
David Keddie MRICS, 29 Mar 2018
Each year the Matrics Chairman is given the task of raising £5000 for their chosen charity. This year, I am raising money for the mental health charity MIND.
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.
19 Mar 2018
RICS, alongside major industry bodies, is developing new mandatory requirements to ensure businesses – of all sizes - gain fairer, flexible leases.
28 Apr 2018
Over 45 of the North West’s most impressive and community beneficial property schemes battled it out for top honours at last night’s RICS Awards 2018, North West where the Mersey Gateway Project took the overall, esteemed ‘Project of the Year, North West’ title.
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.
© RICS 2018
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