The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The West Haven-Sylvan submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the West Haven-Sylvan region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the available leases in the West Haven-Sylvan are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,200 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2002 and are Class A.