Rockwood has a population with tremendous entrepreneurial spirit

It also has the youngest median age, greatest diversity and highest concentration of immigrants of any town center in the metro area. Whether your business dream is to operate a weekend pop-up shop or open the doors to your brick and mortar store, we’ve got a space for you!

Now available for Leasing Inquiries: Building A

Rockwood Rising Building A

Rockwood Rising Building A

Building A, anticipated to open in 2020, will house local retail, a digital innovation hub, employment and job training programs, and office space for local tenants. Office space is now available for lease. Interested in leasing office space for your business? Let us know below!


Interested in business opportunities in Buildings B and C? Submit your interest below:


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Flexible opportunities to meet your business dream

Established businesses: larger tenant spaces ranging from 3,500-4,000 square feet.

Specialized grocery stores: smaller retail spaces for local food such as meat, produce and prepared foods, ranging from 1,000-4,000 square feet.

Spaces for new businesses: subsidized retail space for emerging young businesses ranging from pop-up shops to food stalls.

Public kitchen: commercial kitchen space for production and catering.

Wrap-around services: assistance and incentives to help you meet your business dream.

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Why open a business here?

Customers: 22,449 people live within 1 mile

Young: 27 median age

Diverse: 60+ languages spoken; 50% non-white residents

Accessible: 7.9 million MAX riders per year travel through Rockwood Station, steps away from Rockwood Rising

Location: Less than 2 miles to I-84; 8 miles to PDX airport; 12 miles to downtown Portland

Little competition: No chain grocery store in the neighborhood

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You bring the ideas. We’ll bring the resources.

Lease negotiation assistance.

Small business training program through anchor tenant Mt. Hood Community College and Micro Enterprise Services of Oregon.

Access to computers, cameras and other equipment through anchor tenant MetroEast Community Media.

Employment resources through anchor tenant WorkSource Oregon.