GSA to Review Updated Lease Measurement Standards – Real Estate and Construction

United States: GSA to consider updating lease measurement standards

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The General Services Administration (GSA), a federal agency charged with supporting the core functions of other federal agencies and the management of commercial real estate used by the federal government, is considering changes to building measurement standards used in its models. rental contract.

The proposed change would move the measurement standard from the American National Standards Institute/Building Owners and Managers Association (ANSI/BOMA) guidelines published in 1996 to an updated set of standards written in simpler language and featuring illustrations introduced by BOMA in 2017. the update would, according to the GSA’s description of the proposal, further align the GSA’s standards with those of the commercial real estate industry in general.

A Request for Information for the real estate industry and other stakeholders was issued in early January.

Responses with the requested information may be submitted via email to [email protected] with the subject line “Responses to Special Notice OL-SN-FY22-01” no later than February 2, 2022, before 4:00 p.m. EST.

Click here to read the full information request.

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