Although BOMA and GBREB
are committed to energy efficiency and many other measures intended to protect the environment, both organizations are opposed to policies that arbitrarily intervene with market forces, assign market value to buildings, stigmatize property or otherwise interfere with transactions.
The research and the resulting report were sponsored by BOMA International and GBREB.
Scott Van Voorhis is a freelance writer based in Massachusetts This article originally appeared in GBREB'S magazine, Bay State Apartment Owner, Fourth Quarter 2012.
Under Lafferty's leadership, the GBREB has taken great strides in the legislative arena.
In 2003 GBREB hosted the Government Affairs Roundtable and the Assembly of Delegates reception.
Along the way, through membership at NAA, as a director of the National Multi Housing Council, and as an officer of the Greater Breton Real Estate Board (GBREB), the NAA affiliate serving Massachusetts, Dolben developed a wealth of expertise on "all facets of the multifamily housing industry and has put himself and his company in good standing among the national players in the industry.
It was this that first led Deane Dolben to GBREB. Following in his great uncle's and cousins footsteps, he was named president of the Rental Housing Association (RHA), a division of GBREB, in 1997.