Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Hosford-Abernethy submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably 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 2,160 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1927 and are Class B.
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 market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Hosford-Abernethy folk. Commuting close to 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.