Tag Archives: BOMA/Chicago

The Prestige of Taking Home a TOBY Award

By BOMA/Chicago The buildings you manage are more than just brick and mortar and a checklist of passed inspections. Their sturdiness is not solely based on the metal foundations lining the walls. The buildings you walk into each morning do … Continue reading

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BOMA/Chicago’s Emerging Leader Committee: Creating a Community for Young Industry Professionals

By BOMA/Chicago’s Emerging Leader Committee Launching a career in a big city as a young professional can be daunting. You are looking to excel in your position and learn the tricks of the trade from senior coworkers – all while … Continue reading

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Take a Break from the Summer Heat & Come Browse BOMA/Chicago’s Sleek New Website

By BOMA/Chicago One year ago, we embarked upon an arduous technological journey – one full of mountains to climb and bridges to build. Just like the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 acted as a catalyst in transforming our city’s skyline, … Continue reading

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Keys to Hosting Successful Building Blood Drives: Knowing Your Tenants & Creating the Right Marketing Mix

By Celeste Villanueva During the past eight years I’ve spent working in this industry, I have managed buildings with various levels of tenant engagement. While some buildings may not have an active tenant population, other buildings are sky high with … Continue reading

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Mid-Year Perspective on Chicago CRE

By George Kohl I won’t be shy in admitting that my BOMA/Chicago presidency has numerous perks. I always get a speaking role at events, which I’m very comfortable with because it’s something I’ve enjoyed doing throughout my career.  I also … Continue reading

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A True Gemini: The Elevator Speech Celebrates Two Years of Keeping You in the Loop

Pop the bubbly and get your permits ready for a parade! It’s time to celebrate The Elevator Speech’s second anniversary. Since June 2011, The Elevator Speech has actively fulfilled its role as the online voice of Chicago’s building owners and … Continue reading

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A Panoramic Mid-Year Market Review: June 11, 2013

By Michael Cornicelli BOMA/Chicago takes pride in being a leader in commercial real estate information and resources. Members are the lifeblood of this association and we are here to serve your needs in an ever-evolving industry.  We understand how tough … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of May 6

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of May 6. While making continued strides toward recovery, the national … Continue reading

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Building Diversity in Chicago’s Commercial Real Estate Community

According to the Real Estate Associate Program, the commercial real estate industry’s professional ranks have less than one percent minority leadership at management levels – less than 1,000 people in an industry comprised of more than 125,000 professionals. Given this … Continue reading

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BOMA/Chicago Economic Impact Study: Analyzing Chicago Office Buildings as a Major Economic Driver

Last week, BOMA/Chicago was proud to unveil its 2012 Economic Impact Study (EIS), a research report commissioned to analyze the economic impact of our building members. The report, which builds on the original EIS released in 2006, was developed to … Continue reading

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