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21 Nov 2016
The past few months have been a whirlwind in Southern California since I assumed the role of Chapter Chair in July and I am surprised to find Thanksgiving already upon us and the imminent inauguration of a new President in the very near future.
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.
20 Nov 2016
With this message, I want to take the opportunity to look back and reflect on what went well in 2015/16 and where we'll focus our efforts in the year ahead.
I am excited to announce that we have added two new members to the Chapter Board, Rob Wilson and Steve Hadden.
As the Prairies Region chair, it is my role to ensure that the goals of RICS are advanced in a professional, inclusive manner.
31 Oct 2016
We welcome three outstanding RICS professionals who have recently joined us as Americas Board members.
The 21st Conference to the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change — or COP21 for short — was held in Paris last December. It hosted the historic signing of the "Paris Agreement", which, for the first time, saw all nations commit to address the effects of climate change.
27 Oct 2016
The RICS Tri-State chapter held its first NYC-based Development Series event on October 26 in Midtown Manhattan.
IFMA and RICS recently came together at IFMA’s World Workplace conference in San Diego to launch our collaboration and the new define.fm campaign.
Simon Rubinsohn, 27 Oct 2016
Q3 shows promise in U.S. commercial property, regardless of current political uncertainty ahead of the 2016 Presidential Election.
On October 12, we hosted more than 60 professionals from around the BC region to join us for a compelling panel discussion on the state of Project Loan Monitoring (PLM) and best practices.
25 Oct 2016
The Atlanta Chapter held its first major CPD event on September 22.
How is emerging technology affecting our business and day-to-day roles, and what can we do to make it work in our favor?
As stakeholder feedback and numerous studies have shown, Measurable, Reportable and Verifiable (MRV) information is pivotal to accelerating energy-efficiency in the construction and real estate and sector.
07 Oct 2016
Over the summer, RICS Florida Chapter leaders David Baxter MRICS and Tim Gifford FRICS attended the IFMA South Florida Chapter “Kick-Off” meeting, held at the Tower Club in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
We are pleased to welcome our new Florida Chapter Chair, Mr David Baxter MRICS, SIIRSM.
06 Oct 2016
I am looking forward to welcoming delegates to the 5th Annual RICS-IPTI Caribbean Valuation and Construction Conference, taking place from Wednesday, November 9 to Thursday, November 10, 2016 in St Lucia.
22 Sep 2016
RICS and IPTI come together for the fifth year in a row to discuss important property challenges and developments in the public and private sectors, across the Caribbean and the wider Americas-region.
RICS launched its first Major Employer Program in North America this year. Learn more about how your firm can become involved.
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.
Sarah Speirs , 29 Jun 2016
‘Building Inclusivity’ is the first report of its kind to look at all aspects of diversity and inclusion in the land, property and construction sector. This data, provided by UK firms committed to changing their diversity profile, allows us to see how we measure up against other sectors and provides a baseline from which we can track our achievements.
21 Jun 2016
On behalf of the Prairie Region’s RICS Chapter, I am pleased to share our recent RICS tour of Calgary’s Terminal 3 Construction.
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.
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.
23 May 2016
During the week of April 25, Brazil hosted an array of events that were geared towards gleaning insight from top professionals in the field, as well as connecting with prominent members and non-members within the Brazilian market.
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