On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Eugene submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 17% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 7% of the office spaces in the Downtown Eugene are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,110 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Eugene occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.