The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Central Beaverton region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Central Beaverton region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 26% of the available leases in the Central Beaverton 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 1,480 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Central Beaverton work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.