Weekly News Roundup for June 26, 2015

These are some of the stories we’ve been following this week.

Bi-partisan bills have been introduced in both the U.S. House and Senate to renew and reform the EB-5 immigrant investor visa program currently set to expire in September.

Commercial trophy property owners in Europe are looking to Chinese buyers, thanks […]

Pins and Properties at MIPIM

Sometimes it’s all about timing. There I was in France at the MIPIM conference catching up with some of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) members when Chief Executive Officer Sean Tompkins stopped by to introduce himself.

We talked for a bit before he realized I wasn’t wearing my RICS pin. I explained […]

The U.S. Valuation Reconciliation Is Still Ongoing

Progress is slow in reconciling the Americas’ differing valuation standards: the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and the International Valuation Standards (IVS).
Author: John A. Kilpatrick
Originally published in Modus (Americas Edition), Vol. 1, No. 2 (2012)
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