Capital Region BOMA understands the importance of continuing education and professional development which is why we work closely with BOMI International to foster increased educational opportunities for our members.

If you are currently completing an industry designation program or  thinking about doing so in the future, see the links below to ensure that you're on the right track or to map a strategy for completing the various programs available to you.


Spring 2016 Class Announced:  

Real Estate Investment and Finance 

May 17-20, 2016

Instructor: John Wismont
Location: 1450 Western Avenue, Albany NY
Price: $1100 Members $1275 Non-Members
Time: 9:15 a.m. - 5 p.m.

*There is an extra fee of $175 if you are a new student.

This course is required for your RPA and FMA designations and will be conducted in the accelerated format this coming May 15th- 19th from 8-4 pm.  We are proud to announce John Wismont as the instructor for this course. John has NYS CPA experienced in tax and accounting issues in various industries and entity types. John also Manages over 2 million square feet of commercial real estate and account for approximately $50 million in rent collections.

Through this course you will learn to take charge of real estate investments in order to maximize the value of a property. You will develop knowledge about basic financial concepts as they relate to real estate, including valuation, analysis, taxation, depreciation, and life-cycle costing. Similarly, you will learn to evaluate real estate investments and to develop budgets that estimate net operating income. You will study the income capitalization approach and cover property taxation costs and strategies to offset these costs. You will also gain the skills to conduct discounted cash flow analyses and calculate net present value and internal rate of return. This course features exercises that require the basic use of the HP 10bII* financial calculator.

Key topic areas:

asset valuation and enhancement  costs and taxes  capitalization  site and building analysis  the appraisal process  discounted cash flow measurement  ownership vehicles  the basics of lending and current lending practice

Applies to:
PMFP certificate
FMA® and RPA® designations


Need a class to get your certification? Let us know!





Capital Region Building Owners and Managers Association
1450 Western Avenue, Ste. 101
Albany, New York  12203 (518) 694-5016


BOMA International Education Calendar
Commercial real estate professionals look to BOMA International as a leading source for industry education. BOMA offers a variety of programs designed to enhance and advance the careers of commercial real estate professionals.  Courses are offered in a variety of formats—ranging from traditional, classroom-based seminars to online seminars and Webinars—to suit every schedule and budget.

Click HERE for training and education offerings through BOMA International

BOMI Designation Programs
Real Property Administrator (RPA)
Facilities Management Administrator (FMA)
Systems Maintenance Administrator (SMA)
System Maintenance Technician (SMT)
 View the BOMI Designation Chart, which outlines all the course requirements.

BOMI Certificate Programs
Property Administrator Certificate (PAC)
Facilities Management Certificate (FMC)
Building Systems Maintenance Certificate (SMC)
Property Management Financial Proficiency Certificate (PMFP)
View the BOMI Certificate Program to see what program fits your needs.

Additional BOMI Professional Development Opportunities
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