The built environment's forum for the future
The World Built Environment Forum is an initiative of RICS, the leading international professional body in the sector. We have a formal public interest remit and our work aims to ensure that markets operate in the best interests of society. Our mission is to advance discussions of critical importance to the built and natural environment, inspiring positive and sustainable change for a prosperous and inclusive future.
The World Built Environment Forum will:
Intelligent cities upskill workforces, create new businesses and use new technology to drive forward the sustainability and resilience agenda. Is this the future of smart, sustainable urbanisation?
To mark the release of WBEF’s Superstar Cities of Africa report last week, we spoke with Andrew Alli about investment opportunities in the world’s most rapidly urbanising continent.
The evidence is growing that short-term vacation rentals are driving down housing availability and inflating prices in the world’s most in-demand destinations. In many neighbourhoods, local residents are being squeezed out.
Join this webinar on 29 September 2021 at 16:00-17:00 BST / 11:00-12:00 EDT / 08:00-09:00 PDT to discuss the Sidewalk Labs Toronto Waterfront plan