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Susan Mason, 14 Jun 2018
The vacuum in Executive decision-making in Northern Ireland is creating a backlog of delayed infrastructure projects.
Dr Patrice Cairns, 29 Mar 2017
The triggering of Article 50 has today set the UK on a course to exit the European Union; it is essential that every effort is put into ensuring Northern Ireland’s best interests are secured as a Brexit deal is negotiated.
Dr Patrice Cairns, 15 Mar 2018
Following the briefing on the Department of Finances’ Northern Ireland Budgetary Outlook 2018-20, the Secretary of State has announced a Northern Ireland Budget for the financial period 2018-2019.
Martin McAuley, 03 May 2018
The government has committed to ensuring that everyone in the UK will have access to universal high-speed broadband through a Universal Service Obligation.
07 Mar 2018
Across the UK, Governments and parliaments are seeking views of the public via consultations and calls for evidence.
08 Mar 2018
After the release of the latest UK Residential Market Survey, we take a closer look at the markets in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Dr Patrice Cairns, 01 Feb 2018
In the close of 2017, the Department of Finance published a briefing on the Northern Ireland Budgetary Outlook 2018-20. The document sets out the broad issues and challenges that an incoming Executive will face in making decisions around a budget for 2018-19 and 2019-20 (and 2020-21 for Capital).
Hew Edgar, 01 Feb 2018
RICS' goal, as a professional institution, is to deliver healthy and vibrant land and property sectors as a key pillar of a thriving economy.There are numerous issues that have arisen during the Brexit debate that could have implications for our sectoral remit.
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.
Hew Edgar, 16 Jan 2018
Membership of the EU provides the UK with access to a number of EU funding streams – notably, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF). A loss of these funding streams could have negative consequences for infrastructure investment and development.
20 Nov 2017
Northern Ireland’s construction sector stagnated for a second successive quarter as a lack of public spending continued to impact on the industry, according to the latest RICS and Tughans Northern Ireland Construction & Infrastructure Market Survey.
27 Jul 2017
Occupier demand is declining in the office and retail sectors of the UK commercial property market, but conditions in the industrial segment remain firm, according to the Q2 2017 RICS UK Commercial Property Market Survey.
13 Jul 2017
RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey for Northern Ireland, July 2017
09 Nov 2017
Northern Ireland surveyors are optimistic about the housing market into 2018, the latest RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey suggests.
12 Sep 2017
RICS and Ulster Bank Residential Market Survey for Northern Ireland, August 2017
26 Oct 2017
Occupier demand for office space is one of the few bright spots in Northern Ireland’s commercial property market, according to the latest RICS and Ulster Bank Commercial Market Survey.
20 Jul 2017
RICS and Tughans Northern Ireland Construction & Infrastructure Market Survey, Q2 2017
RICS and Ulster Bank NI Commercial Market Survey, Q2 2017
10 Aug 2017
08 Sep 2017
Five of Northern Ireland’s most talented young property professionals are in the running for national industry accolades across four categories of the 2017 RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards.
25 Jan 2018
Alongside today's release of the RICS UK Commercial Market Survey, we take a look at the devolved regions' industrial, office and retail markets.
08 Feb 2018
22 Dec 2017
The RICS annual housing market forecast shows a flat national prediction for 2018. But the forecast highlights growth in some regions counterbalanced by price declines in others.
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