Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Sylvan-Highlands submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 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. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,040 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1971 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Sylvan-Highlands work from home. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.