Rics in crisis

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Housing demand still weak as mortgage affordability remains ‘stretched’, says RICS


Stabilisation of interest rates offers glimmer of hope to struggling sector

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RICS launches election manifesto ahead of party conferences


Body asks parties to commit to housing delivery strategy

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RICS publishes second edition of whole life carbon assessments standard


Updated version expanded to encompass all built assets across the world

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RICS names replacement members of standards and regulations board


Appointments follows last month’s mass walkout in protest at plans to break up the board

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All members of RICS standards and regulation board resign


Walkout follows governing council move to transfer responsibilities to newly created knowledge and practice committee

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RICS outlines its version of events on standards and regulation board resignations


Q&A published on institution’s website claims to explain why entire board walked out following row over responsibilities rejig

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RICS appoints real estate guru and former army captain as new CEO


Justin Young will lead organisation as it seeks to move on from 2021 governance scandal

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RICS role for Arcadis man


Simon Rawlinson to chair group’s Knowledge and Practice committee

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UK housing demand ‘subdued’ by high borrowing costs, says RICS


Bank of England raise rates for twelfth successive month to 4.5%


Workloads on the rise in first quarter, RICS says


Infrastructure the star sector but private housing continues to lag