RICS



Scottish firm gains very rare RICS recognition

A small Scottish based business has been honoured with the rare distinction of becoming the first pr ...

Published 25 November 2015

Advocate’s Close named UK ‘Project of the Year’

The Advocate’s Close project in Edinburgh has been named as the national Project of the Year by th ...

Published 19 October 2015

RICS launches Scottish awards ahead of 2015 Grand Final in London

A five month search to find the most innovative projects in the built environment throughout Scotl ...

Published 28 September 2015

Scottish housing policy should refocus towards boosting supply, says RICS

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has called on the Scottish Government to switch ...

Published 25 September 2015

Survey reveals construction workloads on the increase in Scotland

Construction workloads in Scotland have risen by a third thanks to a rise in private house buildin ...

Published 30 July 2015

Five Scottish projects reach RICS Awards Grand Final

Advocate’s Close in Edinburgh and the Glasgow School of Art are among the five projects from Sco ...

Published 28 July 2015

Les Meikle hands over the reins of national trade body

A key figure in the Scottish business community has completed his term of office as chairman of a ...

Published 17 July 2015

19 firms sign RICS diversity pledge

Nineteen built environment firms are the first in the UK to become signatories of a new industry ini ...

Published 29 June 2015

RICS to launch ‘Quality’ scheme to encourage diversity and best practice

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is launching a new initiative to help property f ...

Published 26 May 2015

Surge in real estate investment as demand hits fastest pace since 1998

Demand for commercial property in the UK is growing close to its fastest pace since 1998 and, alon ...

Published 28 April 2015

UK faces dearth of skilled professionals, warns RICS

A new report by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) warns of an "unprecedented global ...

Published 27 April 2015

Maintenance sector ‘generates £55bn a year’

Building maintenance brings around £55 billion a year into the UK economy, according to the latest ...

Published 24 April 2015

Labour shortages cited as biggest barrier to growth for Scottish construction firms

Construction firms in Scotland are still experiencing difficulties sourcing skilled workers, a sur ...

Published 23 April 2015

Skills shortage ‘will hold back construction recovery’

Activity in the construction sector continues its upward trend but the skills shortage that has be ...

Published 21 January 2015

Three Scottish photos shortlisted in RICS Infrastructure Competition

A view of the Forth Bridge, a snap of the Grangemouth oil refinery and a scene from the ongoing work ...

Published 21 January 2015