About NRTA

“The need for continuing education, property lease information, and the exchange of ideas are the cornerstone of attaining high professional standards.”

-NRTA founders Moe Laliberte and Paul Kinney

Mission Statement

Educating Members to Improve Profitability

The NRTA provides retail, office, corporate, industrial and franchise tenants with the highest level of Real Estate Administration Education.  Disciplines involved in this area of business include lease administration, occupancy cost control, lease auditing, lease accounting, legal and portfolio management.

Headquartered in Hampden, Massachusetts, the NRTA is directed by its Officers and a Board Of Governors.

Serving Commercial Tenants

The NRTA is a leading source of lease administration education for commercial office and retail real estate lease professionals, attorneys, lease accounting and other commercial property management specialists who are responsible for retail real estate lease administration and operating costs.

Each year, the NRTA conducts a National Conference and Trade Show and a series of webinars on real estate lease training. NRTA is highly regarded as a premier resource for lease administration training, real estate lease best practices, property lease information, networking, and occupancy cost recovery procedures.


The current NRTA includes over 200 professionals representing more than 115 companies – including many of the top retail chains and commercial tenants. In their own words, here’s why.