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Neil Shah, 22 Nov 2015
The New York office has recently moved: below is the new suite number where you'll find RICS staff in New York.
Neil Shah, 19 Nov 2015
Please join me in welcoming Neil Axler, John Glynn and Ade Okuwoga to the RICS Americas board.
17 May 2017
Infrastructure programmes are extraordinarily complex: they can take many years, have many stakeholders and often have to be executed while connected infrastructure is still in public use. For this reason, being a commercial manager is perhaps as much about controlling risk as it is about controlling cost.
Simon Rubinsohn, 27 Oct 2016
Q3 shows promise in U.S. commercial property, regardless of current political uncertainty ahead of the 2016 Presidential Election.
12 Dec 2014
As 2014 comes to a close I wanted to send holiday greetings on behalf of the US Country Board to all our members and friends across the country.
RICS’ Southern California Chapter held its first Development Series event in Los Angeles on November 20, 2014, featuring Korean Air’s huge and innovative Wilshire Grand Center.
10 Apr 2014
A team of RICS student members from the Real Estate master's program at the Georgetown School of Continuing Studies (Washington, D.C.) recently won the top prize in MIT's 2014 CASE Competition.
23 Jan 2015
Dear Members,I hope that your New Year has started well.
Michael Zuriff, 12 Dec 2014
In 2014, RICS has continued to develop its regulatory function to strengthen confidence in the profession.
20 Apr 2016
Lawrence Summers headlines, many valuation leaders share expertise.
20 Jul 2017
Why did Lloyds Banking Group make the decision to adopt RICS standards? And what benefits do they bring to their business? We recently met up with David Hughes Head of Solutions, Commercial Real Estate at Lloyds to find out why our standards are so vital to him and the work he does. Read David’s thoughts below.
21 Nov 2016
On November 16, RICS and the International Property Tax Institute (IPTI) hosted the 6th Annual Property Tax Seminar in Downtown Toronto. John Hughes, RICS President-Elect and Jerry Grad, IPTI CEO, opened the morning seminar by welcoming a large crowd of tax professionals and stakeholders from throughout Ontario to the event.
26 Mar 2015
We’re very pleased to announce the re-institution of the University Accreditation program in the Americas.
23 May 2016
Here's what the media had to say about RICS from April 15 to May 15, 2016.
20 Jul 2016
Several prominent Americas outlets covered major RICS research, the latest UK Housing Report, as well as RICS views on related issues such as the possible implications of the recent Brexit vote on the housing market.
27 Jan 2017
Tri-State Chair for three consecutive years and an active volunteer, Christopher Turner MRICS has been appointed to US Country Chair.
24 Feb 2017
More than a decade ago, the former Dean of the NYU Schack Institute, Ken Patton, and myself, Barden Prisant FRICS, President of International Art Advisors, coined the term “Iconomics”- an exploration of how one can use traditional valuation methodologies when evaluating items of iconic status.
15 Dec 2015
Christmas is a time to give thanks - and I have many people to thank.
21 May 2015
In our recently launched report entitled “Futures: Our Changing World,” one of the areas we focus on is how to win the war for talent in today’s environment and looking ahead at what’s to come.
16 Mar 2016
Carmel Haynes, our Member Services Manager - Caribbean & Florida, and Ben Elder FRICS, our Global Director of Valuation, met with over 200 members, non-members, and candidates from the Valuation sector across four Caribbean territories in late February/early March.
13 Oct 2015
Two different standards now govern real estate and business valuation transactions in the U.S. For those involving only U.S. actors, the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), developed by the congressionally-chartered Appraisal Foundation, holds sway. However, for transactions involving foreign investors, International Valuation Standards (IVS) – created by the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) to provide an international, cross-border valuation method – provide guidance.
25 May 2016
University accreditation in the Americas has relaunched over the last year and RICS is delighted by the recent interest expressed by several universities in the region.
11 Dec 2015
I want to take a moment to wish you and your families the very best during this holiday season.
18 Jun 2015
Members of the RICS Florida Chapter were given a unique opportunity to participate in a guided tour of the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science last April, which is currently under construction in downtown Miami.
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