Membership Benefits

Membership in BOMA Spokane provides access to information, advance notice of legislative and advocacy issues, extensive research, timely publications, committee participation, informative links to information, and access to a variety of educational and networking opportunities.

  • Networking: In today’s fast-paced, ever-changing world, relationships are more important than ever. BOMA Spokane provides a network for industry professionals to discuss common problems, exchange ideas, and share experience and knowledge. Networking opportunities are provided to our members throughout the year at social events, monthly luncheons, seminars and conferences.
  • Legislative Advocacy: BOMA Spokane provides legislative representation at the local, state and national levels. We are your voice before the city council and mayor’s office. BOMA Spokane's powerful local and national legislative influence is unique in the office building industry. In partnership with BOMA International, our members receive cutting edge legislative and regulatory representation. We represent you on such issues as terrorism insurance, energy legislation, leasehold depreciation, capital gains tax cuts/elimination, electrical utility deregulation, telecommunications-forced building entry, building codes and fire code changes.
  • Education: Knowledge is power. BOMA Spokane is committed to educating commercial real estate professionals on issues that impact this industry. BOMA Spokane offers educational seminars and workshops taught by industry leaders on issues of relevance to the industry. BOMA Seattle also offers professional designation programs through BOMI Institute, including the Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation and soon to be, the Facilities Management Administrator (FMA) and Systems Maintenance Administrator/Technician (SMA/SMT) designations.
  • Publications: BOMA Internationals eNewsletter; the Buildings Magazine and the Experience Exchange Report helps you keep up-to-date on the latest industry trends and issues.

Benefits:

  • Semi-monthly lunch meetings the First & Third Wednesday of each month
  • Golfing in our Annual Golf Tournament (July 12, 2017)
  • Annual Mixer Dinner (November 16th, 2017)
  • Membership in BOMA International

Other advantages of joining BOMA Spokane include:

  • Inclusion in BOMA International's annual Who's Who Membership Directory
  • Continuing educational opportunities through BOMA seminars and workshops
  • Member-only discounts on the purchase of BOMA publications and participation at BOMA-sponsored activities
  • Access to marketplace research data on private and government office building performance in Washington State, plus 100 other prime real estate markets, detailing sources of income and areas of expenses/costs through the annual Experience Exchange Report (EER) and other studies
  • Subscription to boma.org (BOMA International's award-winning monthly magazine), which provides national and regional news and feature stories; access to other professional publications
  • Opportunities to win the International TOBY award if you are a Local and Regional Award winner.
  • Invitation to attend BOMA International's Annual Convention & The Office Building Show®, one of our industry's most popular and informative trade shows, with excellent networking prospects.