On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Bennington submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $34 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Bennington submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 600% of the available leases in the Bennington are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,960 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2007 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the folk of Bennington work from home. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.