BOMA International keeps you connected to the latest research, benchmarking data, trends and information on commercial real estate. Learn from the industry’s best practices and expand your knowledge through the publications available at the BOMA Bookstore and throughout the pages of this section of the website.
For nearly a century, BOMA’s Office Experience Exchange Report (Office EER) has been the industry’s most trusted benchmarking resource for office buildings. In 2015 the database expanded to also include benchmarking information for industrial properties with the Industrial Experience Exchange Report (Industrial EER). Each of these interactive reports offers the most accurate and comprehensive income and expense data to help you evaluate and refine operational strategies, build better budgets, assess new markets and identify opportunities for cost savings that can drive a more profitable bottom line for your properties.
BOMA provides you with the industry resources you need to stay relevant, prepared and in the know. For purposes of comparison, office space is grouped into three Building Class Definitions. As demand for industrial real estate grows, so does the need for Industrial Real Estate Resources on best practices for managing these unique assets. With increasing occurrences of natural and made-made disasters, it is imperative that property professionals have the Security and Emergency Planning Resources to prevent, respond to and recover from any situation. White Papers and Case Studiesprovided by our sponsors cover topics ranging from building automation systems to lighting retrofits to smart buildings.
BOMA has been a leader in promoting energy efficiency and sustainable building operations for more than a decade. Its Advocacy work, Building Codes representation and innovative programs such as the BEPC Model, BEEP, BOMA 360 Building Designation Program, Water & Waste Challenge and strategic partnerships with the leading sustainability organizations keep you up-to-date on the latest information and resources to maintain high-performance assets. BOMA is the proud recipient of 11 ENERGY STAR awards, making it the most decorated commercial real estate association.
BOMA International conducts timely and in-depth research on the latest industry trends. Where America Goes to Work: The Contributions of Office Building Operations to the Economy reveals that the office building industry is a major contributor to the economy and a leading employer in the U.S. Find out how densification is impacting tenant spaces and building operations in the recently released Decoding Densification: Insights and Opportunities for CRE Professionals and download the Tenant Leasing Checklist to help you assess the impact a tenant’s density will have on your property. Learn how property professionals are adapting to the rapid change in building technologies in BOMA International’s Commercial Real Estate Technology Trends 2018 and Intelligent Building Management Systems: Guidance for Protecting Organizations.
Property Management is like being the mayor of a small city. You are literally responsible for everything that is happening within the building. Exciting jobs with good compensation and excellent opportunities for career advancement in property and facility management, asset and portfolio management, leasing and brokerage, engineering, and more can be found on the BOMA Career Center. Learn more about this diverse industry and take the quiz on the CareersBuildingCommunities website. Interested in opportunities in the San Francisco Bay Area? Check out CREATE, linking you to college-level instruction, job shadowing and internship opportunities.