The BOMA International Federal Legislative Committee held its first meeting this year at the Boston conference and expo. We outlined the new, and existing, work that the federal advocacy team has been engaging with Congress on.
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Over the last several months, BOMA International, along with industry partners and coalitions—the Business Continuity Coalition and the Building Resilience Action Coalition—have been working with members of the United States Congress to ensure the in
10/28/2021 • Pearce Crosland
The U.S Senate passed a bipartisan infrastructure package last week by a 69-30 vote. The $1.2 trillion package now heads to the House of Representatives where it awaits passage before heading to President Biden’s desk for signature.
8/19/2021 • Pearce Crosland
Following the tragic condominium collapse in Surfside, Fla., BOMA International co-convened a building safety symposium on Tuesday with the International Code Council and the National Institute of Building Sciences.
8/19/2021 • Ken Rosenfeld
America woke up on Wednesday, November 4, with more questions than answers, more confusion than confidence. After a grueling election season, on top of a pandemic that had already killed hundreds of thousands of Americans, hobbled businesses and expo
Even in a strong economy, proposing the largest property tax increase in California history seemed ill-advised. Now, coupled with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and a national recession, it seems untenable.
As the United States continues to struggle with the severe toll of the coronavirus pandemic, the commercial real estate sector is playing a vital role in reopening and recovery efforts. During this crisis, BOMA International and its members have rema
As Ben Franklin once said, the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. While property professionals are more than accustomed to paying commercial property taxes, there’s a national trend of increased taxation on the commercial real estate i
On Wednesday, March 18, the U.S. Congress passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (H.R. 6201), also referred to as “Phase 2” of several anticipated sweeping stimulus packages aimed at curbing the financial hardships that are befalling Amer