Measuring the area of a retail building can quickly become complex when variables must be considered such as ancillary space, mezzanines and storefront lease lines. Retail Buildings: Standard Methods of Measurement ANSI/BOMA Z65.5—2010) details the steps to measure Construction Gross Area (CGA), Exterior Gross Area (EGA) and Gross Leasable Area (GLA)of a retail building.
Features of the Retail Standard include:
- Three measurement methods to calculate CGA, EGA and GLA.
- The 12 specific steps to calculate CGA, EGA and GLA.
- More than 40 defined terms.
- 16 detailed illustrations.