BOMA International and Academy of Real Estate are announcing international training course
BOMA «Office floor measurement standards»

Date: September 18, 2019.
Time: 10.00 – 16.00
Venue: Moscow, Congress Park Radisson Royal Hotel Moscow

About BOMA standards

BOMA standard for measuring buildings is the essential method for calculation of rent space of commercial real estate. For more than a century, BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association) has been the leader in floor measurement standards, starting with the publication of the first “Office Measurement Standard” in 1915. Throughout the years, the standard has been revised to reflect the changing needs of the real estate market and the evolution of office building design.

Today, BOMA is the secretariat for a suite of measurement standards – for Office, Industrial, Retail, Mixed-use and Multi-Unit Residential Buildings.

Who benefits from BOMA Standards?

A cross-section of real estate professionals: building owners, property managers, facility managers, architects, space planners, interior designers, engineers, leasing professionals, asset managers, appraisers, brokers, general contractors and many others. BOMA sets the standard recognized and used around the world.

BOMA in Russia

In 2014 Academy of Real Estate and The Russian Guild of Property Managers and Developers signed a sole agency agreement with BOMA in Russia. At the International Investment Forum PROESTATE-2014 ARE for the first time in Russia organized the BOMA training course «American standards of Measurement for Office Buildings». The first official course in Russia was presented by the BOMA instructor Peter Stevenson (USA), who has completed measurements for the world’s most significant commercial properties in USA, UAE and Europe.

BOMA International standards overview. What BOMA standard program should I take?

  • BOMA 2017 for Office Buildings: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.1-2017]
  • Industrial Buildings: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.2 – 2012)
  • Gross Areas of a Building: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.3 – 2009)
  • Multi-Unit Residential Buildings: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.4 – 2010)
  • Retail Buildings: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.5 – 2010)
  • Mixed-Use Properties: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.6 – 2012)

The announced training course is customized for the Commercial real estate market in Russia. Therefore, this is unique and the most up-to-date international training course.

BOMA 2017 for Office Buildings: Standard Methods of Measurement (ANSI/BOMA Z65.1-2017) is the latest update to the office standard, which has been regularly revised to reflect the changing needs of the commercial real estate market. BOMA’s 2017 Office Standard includes many new enhancements and clarifications to address evolving building designs and tenant amenities.

The BOMA 2017 for Office Buildings features an easy-to-follow, step-by-step layout rewritten in simplified language with helpful hints, detailed illustrations and an expanded Glossary of Terms. This revised standard also features new best practice guidance to address ambiguities in the 2010 Office Standard, and it is fully compatible with the International Property Measurement Standard for Office Buildings.

The 2017 Office Standard includes important updates to reflect changes in the industry, including the inclusion of outdoor balconies, covered galleries and certain finished rooftop terraces in the rentable square footage calculation. This and other updates allow users to accurately reflect the modern tenant experience.

Nikita Kisel
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