NAICS Code 531120 Lessors of Nonresidential Buildings (except Miniwarehouses)


Real Estate and Rental and Leasing


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in acting as lessors of buildings (except miniwarehouses and self-storage units) that are not used as residences or dwellings. Included in this industry are: (1) owner-lessors of nonresidential buildings; (2) establishments renting real estate and then acting as lessors in subleasing it to others; and (3) establishments providing full service office space, whether on a lease or service contract basis. The establishments in this industry may manage the property themselves or have another establishment manage it for them.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Acting as lessors of buildings used as residences or dwellings: classified in Industry 531110, Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings
  • Renting or leasing space for self-storage: classified in Industry 531130, Lessors of Miniwarehouses and Self-Storage Units
  • Managing nonresidential real estate for others: classified in U.S. Industry 531312, Nonresidential Property Managers
  • Providing a range of office support services, such as mailbox rental, other postal and mailing (except direct mail advertising) services, document copying services, facsimile services, word processing services or onsitepersonal computer rental, that are not providing office space: classified in Industry 56143, BusinessService Centers
  • Managing and operating arenas, stadiums, theaters, or other related facilities and promoting and organizing performing arts productions, sports events, and similar events at those facilities: classified in Industry711310, Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events with Facilities
  • Operating public and contract general merchandise warehousing and storage facilities: classified in Industry 493110, General Warehousing and Storage.

Industries Included

  • Amusement facility rental or leasing
  • Arena, no promotion of events, rental or leasing
  • Auditorium rental or leasing
  • Bank building rental or leasing
  • Banquet hall rental or leasing
  • Building, nonresidential (except miniwarehouse), rental or leasing
  • Commercial building rental or leasing
  • Concert hall, no promotion of events, rental or leasing
  • Conference center, no promotion of events, rental or leasing
  • Convention center, no promotion of events, rental or leasing
  • Dance hall rental or leasing
  • Dock and associated building rental or leasing
  • Equity real estate investment trusts (REITs), primarily leasing nonresidential buildings (except miniwarehouses)
  • Executive suites (i.e., full service office space provision)
  • Exhibition hall, no promotion of events, rental or leasing
  • Flea market space, under roof, rental or leasing
  • Full service office space provision
  • Hall and banquet room, nonresidential, rental or leasing
  • Hall, nonresidential, rental or leasing
  • Hotel building rental or leasing, not operating hotel
  • Industrial building rental or leasing
  • Insurance building rental or leasing
  • Lessors of nonresidential buildings (except miniwarehouses)
  • Mall property operation (i.e., not operating contained businesses) rental or leasing
  • Manufacturing building rental or leasing
  • Medical building rental or leasing
  • Meeting hall and room rental or leasing
  • Mobile office building rental or leasing, on-site
  • Motel building rental or leasing, not operating motel
  • Nonresidential building (except miniwarehouse) rental or leasing
  • Office building rental or leasing
  • Piers and associated building rental or leasing
  • Professional office building rental or leasing
  • Real estate rental or leasing of nonresidential building (except miniwarehouse)
  • Reception hall rental or leasing
  • Shopping center (i.e., not operating contained businesses) rental or leasing
  • Stadium rental or leasing without promotion of events
  • Theater property rental or leasing, not operating theater

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