Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Sommerset West - Elmonica North submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the listings in the Sommerset West - Elmonica North are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 1,380 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Most of the folk of Sommerset West - Elmonica North work from home. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.