Fully-enclosed space within a building that benefits all occupants of that building but which does not accommodate tenant personnel, furniture, fixtures or equipment. The usual example is the first floor building entry lobby. May include additionally spaces like the building engineer’s office, building HVAC areas and loading docks. See individual measurement standards for definitions under the BOMA Standard.
The areas which are shared by and apportioned to all tenants in the building. May include the main lobby, mail room, building mechanical and electrical rooms, fire control rooms, communication rooms, pump rooms, loading docks and other building service areas.
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