Foundations of Real Estate Management

This newly redesigned course will help you become an effective manager and leader in your organization. Your role will take on new meaning as you learn and understand the impact that you can have on your organization and on the individuals who work for you. The course will reinforce the theory and strategies with a new case study in which management practices are applied to address industry trends and issues related to enhancing the value of an asset.

What is Foundations?

A soup-to-nuts, 6-module, 30-hour, entry-level course, covering the fundamentals of commercial real estate administration, management, building systems, accounting and reporting, contract management and more.
Classroom instruction from seasoned professionals, reinforced by behind-the-scenes tours of outstanding buildings.
Live, in-person training with small class sizes to facilitate learning, discussion and team activities.
A complete package—instruction, peer networking, property tours and a comprehensive course manual that is easy to read and a valuable resource back on the job.

For All Experience Levels, Foundations...

Reinforces on-the-job training for junior and assistant property managers.
Provides “feet on the ground” experience and exposure for administrative assistants and students considering a career in commercial real estate.
Offers a great refresher for experienced professionals—fills training gaps and provides important management and operations updates.
Supports suppliers and building engineers who benefit from understanding the basics of real estate management.

Foundations - The Right Choice for Your Real Estate Firm...

Eases the training burden by supplementing on-the-job and corporate training programs.
Offers the highest caliber training, covering everything from A to Z.
Prepares new and rising talent for more PM responsibilities an assignments.
Teaches employees best practices from experienced, seasoned professionals.
Delivers a curriculum that is regularly updated, ensuring the latest, most accurate information.
Minimizes time out of the office with convenient scheduling over several days or weeks.

  • Module 1: Real Estate Administration
  • Module 2: The Well-Versed Real Estate Manager
  • Module 3: Building Operations I
  • Module 4: Building Operations II
  • Module 5: Putting It All Together

Usually, this course is held once per year in the winter for 5 Fridays at the BOMA Offices at 3 Center Plaza, Boston. 
BOMA Boston is not offering Foundations in 2021, please stay tuned for 2022 course dates. 

Contact Sharon Cheng at  [email protected] with questions.


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