On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Gresham submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Downtown Gresham region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been listed, 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 840 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Gresham residents. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.