The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Fisher's Village region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $6 per sqft per year. That's a 20% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Fisher's Village submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,870 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1999 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Company management is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Fisher's Village folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.