The 2017 EER Surveys Are Now Open
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Posted by: Christine Miclat
Content provided by BOMA International.
Rental rates, expenses, vacancy levels. On the surface, these
numbers are just columns in your spreadsheets or line items in your accounting
software. But dig deeper, and you will find a story about how your building is
being operated. And when your building’s data joins the data from thousands of
other buildings, it combines to tell the broader story of how your market, your
sector and your industry are transforming.
your part to complete the narrative. Share your data with BOMA International’s 2017 Office EER and Industrial EER surveys. Not only is your
participation essential to ensuring BOMA continues to capture the industry's
best and most accurate benchmarking information for its forthcoming 2017
reports, but it also unlocks a number of valuable benefits that will improve
your asset’s performance and position your building for success.
Visit eer.boma.org to share your building's story by the March 31 deadline.
It’s No Tall Tale: Completing the Survey Is Easy
Any commercial property can
submit 2016 year-end income and expense data to the 2017 surveys, regardless of
whether or not the property is owned or managed by a BOMA member. The intuitive
and interactive online submission form allows most respondents to finish in
about 30 minutes, but there’s no need to complete an entire survey at once.
Save your answers as you go and return to the form as many times as needed before
the March 31 deadline.
Turn Your Data into a Competitive Advantage
When you complete a survey, you will:
a free Expense Performance Comparison report, which shows how your property
compares to its market peers;
priority access to the 2017 reports when they are released this
summer—and receive deep discounts on your subscriptions; and
a prerequisite for applying for, maintaining or renewing your building’s BOMA 360 designation.