Facility Management / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 98%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (11) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $89.84   
  • Used (8) from $1.99   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Brand New Item.

Ships from: Chatham, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:


Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:


Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


Facility Management is the ultimate reference for facility and design professionals who want to create a productive workplace that corresponds to the short- and long-term goals of their corporation. This indispensable handbook takes an executive management perspective and provides comprehensive, detailed information on all the specific tasks critical for making effective and ultimately profitable decisions. Following the nine core responsibilities identified by the International Facility Management Association, the authors guide the reader through critical planning and decision-making steps in strategic planning, financial forecasting, real estate acquisition and disposition, architectural and engineering design, interior programming and space planning, project management, renovation projects, maintenance, operations, and administrative services. Interwoven among the fundamentals are approaches to today's most challenging issues: changing technology, indoor environments, energy conservation, ergonomics, health and safety, inventory, and security.

To illustrate and clarify often complex issues, the authors include a number of real-world examples and provide policies, procedures, forms, and exhibits that can be easily applied to specific businesses and operations. Supplementing their practical approach are important ethical discussions, career planning suggestions, and a revealing look at the future of the profession.

Facility Management addresses the needs of experienced facility professionals, students, and professionals in other areas trying to start a new career. It provides comprehensive, insightful, and thorough preparation for the challenges and opportunities awaiting facility professionals in the twenty-first century.

"This is an excellent publication that should be part of every facility manager's library. It is a well-organized encyclopedia, full of useful tips, advice and suggestions for the seasoned manager and the facility newcomer." — Arthur P. Hahn Vice President Operations Facilities West

A comprehensive approach to the practicalities of facility management.

Facility Management is a unique how-to book that provides comprehensive coverage of all the facets of this evolving profession. This practical hands-on book provides the facility professional with the solid decision-making strategies necessary to produce a cost-effective, quality-oriented, environmentally safe, and aesthetically pleasing workplace that will serve an organization's present and future needs.

Examples, policies, procedures, forms, and exhibits are provided throughout and can be easily adapted for specific corporate needs. Written by three active and highly respected experts in facility management with extensive backgrounds in corporate real estate, architecture, and business administration, the book covers:

  • Long-range planning in facility management, including financial forecasting, real estate management, and acquisition and disposal of assets
  • Space planning and design alternatives which focus on people and their interaction with new technologies and the environment
  • Successfully managing construction and renovation projects, from architectural and engineering considerations to managing capital and "churn" projects
  • Current professional trends and resources for career development, with an overview of this evolving profession in the larger business environment
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

A comprehensive guide that provides the decision making strategies necessary for facility managers and design professionals to create productive work environments that correspond to the short- and long- term goals of the corporation. It covers long-range planning in facility management; space planning and design alternatives which focus on people and their interaction with new technologies and the environment; successful construction management and renovation projects; and current professional trends and resources for career development. It provides examples, policies, procedures, forms, and exhibits that can be adapted for specific corporate needs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471038061
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/28/1995
  • Series: Real Estate Practice Library Series
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 648
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 10.17 (h) x 1.47 (d)

Meet the Author

Edmond P. Rondeau, AIA, CFM, IFMA Fellow, is Director of Consulting Services for the Corporate Business Facilities Division of Johnson Controls World Services, Inc. An architect and certified facility manager with an MBA in real estate, he has worked in strategic planning, real estate, design, construction management, and maintenance and operations for different corporations, including Contel Corporation and the Coca-Cola Company. He has held various offices with the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and has received several of its awards. Mr. Rondeau has lectured and written extensively on facility management and corporate real estate; he has authored the manual Principles of Corporate Real Estate, and codeveloped real estate management information and capital project budget tracking systems.

Robert Kevin Brown, PhD, CRE, AICP, is Director of Corporate Real Estate Advisory Services for Cohen Financial Corporation and a nationally known lecturer and consultant on asset management strategies to many Fortune 500 companies. He was previously Director of Corporate Real Estate for Rockwell International Corporation. Dr. Brown is Professor and Chairman Emeritus at Georgia State University's College of Business Administration and the former chairman and founder of its Department of Real Estate. He has codeveloped PC-based corporate real estate asset management systems, authored numerous articles and eleven books on real estate, including Real Estate Asset Management (Wiley), and served in editorial and advisory capacities for the National Real Estate Investor Magazine and The Arnold Encyclopedia of Real Estate. He holds memberships in a number of international associations, including IFMA, NACORE, IDRC, and the American Society of Real Estate Counselors.

Paul D. Lapides, CPA, MBA, is a managing consultant with the international accounting and consulting firm of BDO Seidman. His experience includes advising many Fortune 500 companies and managing real estate assets valued in excess of one billion dollars. Mr. Lapides is an assistant professor of management and entrepreneurship at Kennesaw State College, and is an adjunct assistant professor of real estate at New York University. Edmond P. Rondeau, Robert Kevin Brown, and Paul D. Lapides have previously collaborated on the books Managing Corporate Real Estate and Managing Corporate Real Estate: Forms and Procedures (Wiley).

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

An Overview of Facility Management.

Long-Range and Annual Facility Planning.

Facility Financial Forecasting and Management.

Real Estate Considerations, Analysis, and Planning.

Architectural and Engineering Planning and Design.

Interior Programming and Space Planning.

Construction and Renovation Work.

Maintenance and Operations.

General Administrative Services.

Successful Facility Management.



Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)