Category: Mortgage industry of the United Kingdom

Chartered Surveyors in the United Kingdom

A Chartered Surveyor in the United Kingdom is a surveyor who is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ( “RICS”). Until the end of the 20th century, some members were members of the ISVA (“Incorporated Society of Valuers and Auctioneers”), but this organization merged into the RICS in 1999. [1]…


Chartered Surveyor

Chartered Surveyor is the description (protected by law in Many countries) of Professional Members and Fellows of the RICS Entitled to use the designation (and a number of variations Such As ” Chartered Building Surveyor ” or ” Chartered Quantity Surveyor ” or “Chartered Civil Engineering Surveyor “in Commonwealth countries and Ireland . Chartered originates from the Royal Charter to the world’s first professional body of surveyors. Chartered Surveyors are entitled to use “MRICS”…


Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice

The Certificate in Mortgage Advantage and Practice (CeMAP) is a QCF Level 3 UK specific qualification for mortgage advisers offered by The London Institute of Banking & Finance ) which meets the standards required by the Financial Conduct Authority to practice as a ‘licensed’ 80% of UK advisers holding the qualification. [1]…