General Services Administration (GSA) seeks to lease the following space:

State: ME

City: Portland

Delineated Area:

North: Cumberland St; South: Waterfront; East: Franklin St; West: High St

Minimum Sq. Ft. (ABOA): 12,559

Maximum Sq. Ft. (ABOA): 14,442

Space Type: Office

Parking Spaces (Total): 0

Parking Spaces (Surface): 0

Parking Spaces (Structured): 0

Parking Spaces (Reserved): 0

Full Term: 5 years

Firm Term: 1 year

Option Term: None

Additional Requirements: See Below

Offered space must meet Government requirements for fire safety, accessibility, seismic, and sustainability standards per the terms of the Lease.  A fully serviced lease is required.  Offered space shall not be in the 100 year flood plain.

Entities are advised to familiarize themselves with the telecommunications prohibitions outlined under Section 889 of the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), as implemented by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR).  ).  For more information, visit: https://acquisition.gov/FAR-Case-2019-009/889_Part_B.

The U.S. Government currently occupies office and related space in a building under a lease in Portland, ME that will be expiring.  The Government is considering alternative space if economically advantageous.  In making this determination, the Government will consider, among other things, the availability of alternative space that potentially can satisfy the Government’s requirements, as well as costs likely to be incurred through relocating, such as physical move costs, replication of tenant improvements and telecommunication infrastructure, and non-productive agency downtime.

  • Offered space must be on the second floor or above.  However, in areas where above street level space is not available, Agency may waive this requirement after exhausting efforts to locate suitable space.
  • A minimum of two accessible elevators must service the space; one of which may be a freight elevator.
  • All space must be contiguous on one floor, with the exception of the storage/mail room and/or training/multipurpose room which may be separated from the primary space by a public corridor but must be on the same floor.        
  • Fourty- three public parking spaces at reasonable market rates, as determined by the Lease Contracting Officer, must be available within 800 walkable feet of the employee entrance of the offered building; Restricted or metered parking of two hours or less within the 800 foot radius of the space does not meet tenant agency parking requirements.

Expressions of Interest Due: 4/16/2021

Market Survey (Estimated): 5/15/2021

Occupancy (Estimated): 8/14/2023

Send Expressions of Interest to:

Name/Title: Kathleen McCauley, Leasing Specialist

Email Address: Kathleen.mccauley@gsa.gov

Government Contact Information

Lease Contracting Officer: Lori.Melchin@gsa.gov

Leasing Specialist: Kathleen.McCauley@gsa.gov