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10 Most Recent BOMA Articles (from all topics)

Reimagining How and Where We Work

Commercial office buildings are being built or modified (sometimes radically) to make them more appealing to employees who’ve embraced hybrid work schedules. “It’s about exciting people to come into the office,” says Adam Showalter.

Office Sector

12/1/2022Liz Wolf  

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Green Leasing Becoming More Collaborative

It’s been estimated that commercial real estate drives almost 40% of total global emissions, and as decarbonization efforts have grown, so have the number of programs and regulations designed to drastically reduce carbon footprints.

Sustainability & Energy Management

11/18/2022Stephanie Oppenheimer  

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The Post Pandemic Property Manager

The role of a commercial property manager has changed dramatically since the early days when a building superintendent performed both maintenance duties and collected rent.

Operations & Management

11/3/2022by Connie O’Murray, RPA, LEED AP  

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Get to Know... Kate Deady

Kate Deady, a property manager with Transwestern Real Estate Services, was elected to a two-year term on BOMA International’s Executive Committee in June 2022. A Texas native, Deady joined Transwestern’s Asset Services team in 2018.

BOMA News & Leadership

10/27/2022BOMA International  

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Proposals Could Prove Costly in Insurance Policy Renewal Talks With Carriers

In response to hail, earthquakes and other casualties cropping up, carriers increasingly are changing insurance policy terms at renewal, making it more imperative for building owners and property managers to prepare to negotiate. Now more than eve

Operations & Management

10/27/2022Rhonda Smith  

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The Office in Transition: A Shift in Expectations and a Time of Opportunity

With both employers and employees still seeing value in the physical workplace, this means commercial real estate has an opportunity to create even stronger partnerships with tenant companies to promote innovation and reinvention to shape the offices

Office Sector

10/6/2022John Salustri  

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Mental Health Matters More Than Ever

A supportive and safe environment. Opportunities for professional development and growth. The ability to cultivate work-life harmony. These are the hallmarks of a workplace that prioritizes the mental and emotional well-being of its workers.

Wellness

10/6/2022Linda K. Monroe  

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Has the Office Sector Turned a Corner?

While property managers and city officials beat the drum for getting people back in offices and commercial business districts, occupancy numbers still lag—significantly in some cases—pre-COVID-19 levels.

Operations & Management

9/15/2022John Salustri  

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Raising the Bar on Health and Wellness in Industrial Buildings

When it comes to addressing concerns about health and wellness—and how they impact tenant comfort and satisfaction—the industrial real estate sector is about 10 years behind its office sector counterpart.

Operations & Management

9/1/2022John Salustri  

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How to Design Workspaces that Embrace DEI

An intentionally designed office environment should exclude no one.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

8/18/2022John Salustri  

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