The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Fisher's Village submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $26 per sqft per year.
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 undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 145% of the listings in the Fisher's Village are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2000 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.