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Neil Shah, 19 Nov 2015
Please join me in welcoming Neil Axler, John Glynn and Ade Okuwoga to the RICS Americas board.
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.
23 Jan 2015
Dear Members,I hope that your New Year has started well.
13 Jul 2017
Axiare Patrimonio, the first quoted real estate investor in the Iberian Peninsula, becomes the first real estate company in Spain to be regulated by RICS.
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.
26 Mar 2015
We’re very pleased to announce the re-institution of the University Accreditation program in the Americas.
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.
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.
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.
25 Jun 2015
On Friday, June 19, more than 100 real estate professionals gathered in Toronto to hear a presentation and panel discussion on International Property Measurement Standards.
17 Mar 2016
The publication of the International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS) created a new globally applicable standard in measurement practices to ensure that property assets are measured in a consistent and more transparent way.
18 Jun 2015
Dear RICS Caribbean Members & Colleagues,
23 Nov 2015
As the holiday season is upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and those who have helped to shape our business.
12 Dec 2015
RICS has been in talks with the AICPA and ASA to move forward an exciting new initiative for the business valuation industry.
29 Jan 2015
RICS Tri-State Chapter sponsors January 15 event in Manhattan.
20 Nov 2015
Take advantage of the holiday break to get on track with your CPD.
12 May 2015
Our Summit of the Americas introduced topics from across the industry that bind the profession as one: how technology is transforming our way of working, the influence of globalization on investment trends, or the war for talent, we all found common ground over the three days, through sessions and networking.
24 May 2016
Hosted by RICS and ULI, the international conference ULI/RICS Mexico Summit 2016 brought together top executives from the real estate market on May 19, at the Torre Mayor in Mexico City.
01 Dec 2016
The Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive (AIFMD), introduced by the European Union for implementation by July 2013, lays down a requirement for fund assets to be valued at least once a year, and for this valuation to be based on a fully documented methodology.
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