Membership Types

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 85 BOMA U.S. associations and 19 international affiliates. Founded in 1907, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of U.S. local associations and global affiliates. The leading trade association for commercial real estate professionals for more than 100 years, it represents the owners, managers, service providers and other property professionals of all commercial building types, including office, industrial, medical, corporate and mixed-use. BOMA International is the partner individuals in the commercial real estate industry choose to maximize value for their careers, organizations and assets. Its mission is to advance a vibrant commercial real estate industry through advocacy, influence and knowledge.

Membership Frequently Asked Questions

Membership is available through 85 federated BOMA local associations throughout the United States.

Contact the BOMA local association in your area to join.

U.S. Federated Membership

If you are located in the United States and own, manage, plan, develop, market or lease one or more commercial properties or provide products and services to the industry in a particular local or regional market, join one of the 86 federated BOMA local associations. Explore the BOMA Map to contact your BOMA local association. Membership dues vary with each local association.

BOMA Direct Membership

If you are a building owner, property manager, asset manager, corporate facility manager, leasing professional, medical office building professional, professional service provider (i.e. architect, real estate attorney, etc.) or other commercial real estate professional in a U.S. market without a federated BOMA local association, you are eligible to join BOMA International directly as a BOMA Direct Member. Find out if you are located in a market without a BOMA local association, then read more about BOMA Direct membership.

If you are located outside the U.S., you also may be eligible to join as a BOMA Direct Member. Click here to find out if there is a BOMA international affiliate near you before applying for a BOMA Direct membership.

Complete your BOMA Direct membership here; annual dues are $250 USD.

National Associate Membership

To qualify to become National Associate Member (NAM), you must be a manufacturer, supplier or distributor to the commercial real estate industry, conduct business on a regional or national basis AND hold membership in at least one BOMA local association. Annual dues are $1,195. Please click here for more information or download the NAM Membership Application.

International Membership

If your firm is located in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, Greece, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, the Philippines, Panama, Russia, South Africa or the United Kingdom, join BOMA through an affiliate located in one of these countries. Interested professionals from other nations may join directly as a BOMA Direct Member.

Additional Information

For more information on becoming a BOMA member, contact BOMA International.

Click here to contact your BOMA local assocation for dues rates and more information.


You are eligible to join BOMA International's premier global network of 30,000+ commercial real estate professionals if you are a:

  • Building Owner
  • Property Manager
  • Asset Manager
  • Corporate facility manager
  • Government office building manager
  • Industrial building manager
  • Leasing professional
  • Medical office building professional
  • Other commercial real estate professional
  • Commercial real estate product or service provider