BOMA in Alberta helps develop new Real Estate Council of Alberta, Welcomes amendments in Bill 20
June 15, 2020
Last spring the provincial government released a third party review of the Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA), the arms length body that governs a significant number of real estate professionals from every corner of the industry, including commercial brokers, commercial property managers, residential realtors, residential property managers, and mortgage brokers.
BOMA Calgary Commends the Provincial Government and Welcomes Positive Changes to Commercial Real Estate Regulations Introduced in Bill 20
June 03, 2020
“On behalf of Calgary’s commercial real estate industry BOMA Calgary would like to commend the provincial government for their strong action in reforming the Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA) to be responsive to the public, and more relevant to the industries that it regulates.
Masks and COVID-19: The 5 W’s of Procurement and Use
May 21, 2020
Due to the demand surge resulting from the rapid development of COVID-19 across the globe and here at home, Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) have become a coveted commodity. This article provides information on the appropriate use of PPEs and provides guidelines on the successful procurement of certified PPEs for our workforce.
New Boilers or Retrofits?
September 18, 2018
First Canadian Centre building was completed in 1982 and was the tallest building in Calgary at the time. By the year 2009 the two low-pressure boilers were almost 30 years old and an upgrade was needed to increase building efficiencies.
Smart Property Management: Using Internet of Things (IOT) to Save Time and Money
June 18, 2018
Many BOMA Calgary members are now well acquainted with the challenges of implementing a food and yard waste diversion program to be compliant with the City of Calgary Food and Yard Waste Bylaw which came into effect November 1, 2017.
Brookfield Takes Home 3 Awards at the 2018 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards
May 15, 2018
On Thursday May 3, BOMA Calgary hosted the 2018 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards at the Westin Calgary Hotel. The BOMA Excellence Awards recognize individual achievements as well as the teams that are responsible for high performing buildings in and around the Calgary area, no matter the size, age, or occupancy type.
Food & Yard Waste Bylaw Changes for Businesses & Organizations
April 10, 2017
By the end of this year, no matter where you live or work, Calgarians will have new ways to keep food and yard waste out of the landfills – through the residential Green Cart program and new bylaw requirements for multi-family complexes and businesses and organizations (including commercial buildings).
Inside the Industry – An Interview with Melissa Heer & Dolly Munga
September 30, 2015
BOMA Calgary offers a mentorship program for its property management members. This month, we interview the 2014-15 mentorship pairs to discuss their experiences and thoughts on mentorship. Today, we catch up with Melissa Heer, Sr. Property Manager at Enright Management & Dolly Munga, Staff Assistant at Hines Canada.
Meet the Board: An Interview with Dustin Engel
May 26, 2015
How long have you been an active member of BOMA Calgary’s Board of Directors? Joined the BOMA Calgary board in January 2013. How does your current occupation or field of employment align with BOMA? I work for Alberta Infrastructure (Government of Alberta) in their Property Management Branch as Environmental / Energy Manager.
Meet the Board: An Interview with Guy Priddle
May 25, 2015
How long have you been an active member of BOMA’s Board of Directors? I have been involved with BOMA since 1986, as Executive Director in Edmonton first and when I came back to Calgary in 1992 on a variety of committees.
Event Recap – BOMA 2015 Ski Day
March 20, 2015
It was an early morning for the BOMA ski trip newbies and survivors. All the sleepy-eyed BOMA ski bums showed up at COP on time, including the bus drivers! We were all set and ready for the day of skiing and adventures ahead of us.