Who are RICS?
RICS is the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, an independent, representative professional body, regulating specialists of the property industry. RICS is the leading organisation of property professionals in the world.
RICS establish, maintain and regulate standards in the property industry; all RICS members are trusted professionals.
Members of RICS are closely regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, and each surveyor has to follow stringent codes of conduct to ensure high standards are maintained in the public interest.
To gain qualifications from RICS, rigorous requirements for both experience and education must be met, meaning all RICS members are qualified to help in all aspects of property affairs.
The Residential Property Surveyors Association (RPSA) is a representative body for independent specialist residential surveyors who are the industry's leading specialists in reporting on the condition of residential properties on behalf of home buyers. The RPSA is dedicated to helping its members deliver a range of high quality survey products, helping consumers in England and Wales at the time they are making one of the biggest investments of their lives.
Recommended by the Government in their new How to Buy Guide published by the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government in May 2019.
Take a look at the RPSA's latest video, highlighting the benefits of using an RPSA accredited chartered surveyor, like us.