News

14 05 2020
Is your building Net Zero ready?

BOMA Canada is excited to announce year 3 of the Net Zero Challenge, supported by Natural Resources Canada and sponsored by Bullfrog Power, a Spark Power company. This year’s Net Zero Challenge presents some unique challenges given a world-wide pandemic. We discussed with our partners, the possibility of postponing the...

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14 05 2020
Pathway Back to Work Guide

Guidance for the commercial real-estate industry preparing buildings for a phased "re-entry".

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09 03 2020
Coronavirus Resources

BOMA Canada’s core advice to our members is that, if you suspect or are aware of a case of coronavirus in your building, call your relevant public health authority for advice and direction. As the Novel Coronavirus (known as COVID-19) continues to spread globally, BOMA Canada is actively working to...

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24 02 2020
BOMA Canada Plants its First 4,500 Trees

BOMA Canada was excited to launch our 100,000 Tree Program at BOMEX 2019. For every building certified under BOMA BEST since September, we will plant 25 trees! Our goal is for our BOMA community to collectively plant at least 20,000 trees per year as they certify and recertify under BOMA...

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10 12 2019
9 Amenities Tenants Love, That Won’t Cost You Any Space

*Sponsored Content* Once solely a workspace, the office has become a new type of catalyst for productivity, blending business with lifestyle activities until buildings look more like a YMCA than places of commerce. Tenants want properties and amenities that engage and connect them to the world outside. Often for CRE...

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01 12 2019
2020 National Green Building Report

See how today’s efforts are helping to minimize future building impacts on the environment.

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13 11 2019
Your Guide to Tenant Communication

*Sponsored Content* In the current age of social media and 24/7 connectivity, the ways in which we communicate are constantly shifting, and commercial real estate has not been immune to these changes. This article will discuss a specific type of communication in the CRE industry: Tenant Communication, which here refers...

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07 10 2019
The Class-A Lobby Checklist

*Sponsored Content* In competitive office leasing markets, the significance of the building lobby should not be overlooked. It’s a place where functionality and tenant experience converge, and – if you believe in the old idiom “the first impression is your last” – then it means a hell of a lot...

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20 06 2019
The Canadian Embassy in China Has Earned BOMA BEST Silver

BOMA Canada is excited to announce the Embassy of Canada in China has earned a BOMA BEST silver certification on all six of its major buildings. The accreditation was announced in conjunction with Earth Day 2019, and was the joint effort of Global Affairs Canada (GAC), the Building Operators and...

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23 05 2019
Rick Hansen – “Man In Motion” BOMEX 2019 Keynote

Rick Hansen, C.C., O.B.C., six-time Paralympic medalist, is a Canadian icon best known as the “Man In Motion” for undertaking an epic 26 month, 40,000 km journey around the world in his wheelchair. He is the Founder of the Rick Hansen Foundation, an organization committed to creating a world without...

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