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We provide precise & defend-able Building Measurement & Area Analysis for global commercial real estate measurement standards including BOMA, IPMS (RICS), REBNY, IMFA, GSA, AIR CRE, CREBA, and multiple city & state municipalities.

As members of the BOMA Floor Area Standards Committee and contributing authors of the most current Office, Industrial, Mixed Use and Gross Floor Area Measurement Standards we are able to provide expert interpretation and application to meet your specific needs.



BOMA standards

Office 2017 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.1-2017
Office 2010 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.1-2010
Office 1996 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.1-1996
Office 1980 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.1-1980
Industrial 2012 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.2-2012
Industrial 2009 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.2-2009
Industrial 2004 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.2-2004
Gross Area 2009 - ANSI/BOMA Z65.3-2009
Multi-Unit Residential - ANSI/BOMA Z65.4-2010
Retail - ANSI/BOMA Z65.5-2010
Mixed-Use - ANSI/BOMA Z65.6-2011




International Property Measurement Standard

  • IPMS: Office

  • IPMS: Residential

  • IPMS: Industrial

REBNY - Real Estate Board of New York
GSA - General Services Administration
Lease Documentation




Our founder, Nate Olson has been a member of the BOMA Floor Area Standards Committee for nearly a decade and is a contributing author of the most current BOMA Office, Industrial, Gross and Mixed-Use Measurement Standards.

From 2013 to 2016 BOMA International sponsored an Official Interpreter Program in which Nate participated by answering questions on behalf of BOMA for inquiries all over the world.

Although BOMA International disbanded their Interpreter Program in 2016 we continue to provide standards interpretation, expert witness & consulting services for building owners and architrects around the world.



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Standards Training

Build a blueprint for personal & team success with Contoured's Floor Area Standards Training Programs.

Whether you are a new or experienced architect, asset or property manager, leasing broker or facilities professional. Our "tailor-made" training courses will strengthen your ability to understand, navigate and perform area analysis for industry leading measurement standards including BOMA, IPMS, REBNY and more.

Training ranges from "Lunch & Learn" or "Panel" sessions to 3-4 day in house extensive "how-to" workshops. We also conduct online training to accommodate customers with multiple locations and offices.



Contoured's Customer Area Calculation Database easily integrates with leading commercial real estate accounting, project/asset & leasing management software applications.

CRE application data integration include VTS, Hightower, Salesforce, MRI, Yardi, Prolease, Archibus, FM Systems, Manhattan, Virtual Premises, RE Info, Quorum, Leosoft, Lease Harbor, Worktrack, Argus and more.

We also offer data exports in multiple formats including XML, PDF, Microsoft Excel or directly updated onto your custom interface depending on your requirements. 

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