RICS

urban pressures arise in step with proptech

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Urban pressures arise in step with proptech

Toronto conference explores commercial real estate in its urban context, focusing on factors that support or threaten economic growth, investment returns, urban liveability and sustainability.
risks to commercial real estate

Canadian Property Management

Balancing the risks to commercial real estate

Senior ranking valuation specialists agreed that new uncertainties around fraying trade agreements, political instability and climate volatility have broadened the scope of their worries well beyond rising interest rates.
IFMA standard RICS professional standard

Canadian Facility Management & Design

New RICS standard aims to mitigate risks of financial crimes

RICS is consulting on a new standard that aims to inform property professionals and regulated firms on the risks posed by financial crimes.
IFMA standard RICS professional standard

Canadian Facility Management & Design

IFMA celebrates publication of newest FM standard

IFMA is celebrating the publication of a new management systems standard for the industry: “ISO 41001, Facility Management – Management Systems – Requirements with guidance for use.”
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

New FM framework provides decision-making best practices

New guidance from RICS and IFMA seeks to highlight how critical FM is to how an organization or property occupier functions successfully as an investment.
Brexit beneficiary

REMI Network

Investors peg Dublin as a Brexit beneficiary

Dublin emerges as an investor favourite in recent surveys of the European and global commercial property markets.
Infrastructure

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Infrastructure viewed as ascendant asset class

Toronto figures into a North American fact-finding mission on infrastructure development, delivery and risk management.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

New measurement standard for residential buildings

A new international measurement standard will soon offer more clarity and consistency to users of residential property services; for buyers, sellers, renters and investors.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

IFMA study finds global FM market is worth $1.12-tril annually

A new study from the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) estimates the worth of the global FM market to sit at US$1.12 trillion.
World FM Day

Canadian Facility Management & Design

IFMA and RICS laud FMs on World FM Day

As part of World FM Day 2016, held on July 13, the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
Fortress Real Developments

Canadian Facility Management & Design

IFMA and RICS team up to unify FM profession

The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) have launched a landmark collaboration to transform the global facility management
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Public sector asset management gains attention

A new $50-million fund to help Canadian municipalities implement asset management programs is in sync with broader efforts to adopt standards, make better use of data analytics and eliminate the silo mentality in managing government-owned and occupied assets.
ENGIE

Canadian Facility Management & Design

RICS to train IMF’s facility management staff

Under a newly signed agreement, facility management staff from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will be trained by RICS.
BusinessEthics

Canadian Property Management

CRE corporate social responsibility outreach

Newly released guidance from the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) identifies key action areas to anchor real estate in a broader scope of ethical business conduct.