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Office Space for Rent in Cambridge, MA - 141 Listings

  • 625 Mount Auburn Street - Cambridge
    625 Mount Auburn Street, Strawberry Hill, Cambridge, MA 02138
    For Lease $40/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 5,384 Sqft
  • 150 Cambridge Park Drive - Cambridge
    150 Cambridge Park Drive, North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02140
    For Lease $38/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 72,248 Sqft
  • 125 Cambridge Park Drive - Cambridge
    125 Cambridge Park Drive, North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02140
    For Lease $50/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 9,215 Sqft
  • 10 Arrow Street - Cambridge
    10 Arrow Street, Riverside, Cambridge, MA 02138
    For Lease $46/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 21,000 Sqft
  • Henderson Carriage Building - Cambridge
    2067 Massachusetts Avenue, North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02140
    For Lease $52/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 2,502 Sqft
  • Two Charles Park - Cambridge
    1 Rogers Street, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02141
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    • 1 Space
    • 24,046 Sqft
  • 55 Cambridge Pkwy - Cambridge
    55 Cambridge Pkwy, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    • 1 Space
    • 21,389 Sqft
  • One Kendall Square - Cambridge
    1 Kendall Square, Inman/ Harrington, Cambridge, MA 02139
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 26,995 Sqft
  • 955 Massachusetts Avenue - Cambridge
    955 Massachusetts Avenue, Mid-Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02139
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    • 1 Space
    • 12,577 Sqft
  • The Brickyard Office Park - Cambridge
    80 Sherman Street, Peabody, Cambridge, MA 02140
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 14,230 Sqft
  • Kendall Center - 150 Broadway - Cambridge
    150 Broadway, Mit, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    • 1 Space
    • 177,226 Sqft
  • Ten Canal Park - Cambridge
    10 Canal Park, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02141
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    • 1 Space
    • 10,056 Sqft
  • 100 Cambridge Park Drive - Cambridge
    100 Cambridge Park Drive, North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02140
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 45,195 Sqft
  • One Alewife Center - Cambridge
    1 Alewife Center, North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02140
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    • 1 Space
    • 13,051 Sqft
  • American Twine Office Park - Cambridge
    222 3rd Street, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 6,575 Sqft
  • University Park at MIT - 75 Sidney Street - Cambridge
    75 Sidney Street, Cambridgeport, Cambridge, MA 02139
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    • 1 Space
    • 17,931 Sqft
  • Vassar Street - Cambridge
    325 Vassar Street, Mit, Cambridge, MA 02139
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 7,364 Sqft
  • One Broadway - Cambridge
    1 Broadway, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    • 1 Space
    • 10,127 Sqft
  • Kendall Center - 255 Main Street - Cambridge
    255 Main Street, Mit, Cambridge, MA 02142
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    • 1 Space
    • 15,294 Sqft
  • One Charles Park - Cambridge
    1 Charles Park, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02141
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 45,821 Sqft
  • Alexandria Technology Square - 500 Technology Square - Cambridge
    500 Technology Square, Area 4, Cambridge, MA 02142
    Off-Market
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  • Mount Auburn Place - Cambridge
    125 Mount Auburn Street, West Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Off-Market
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  • 675 West Kendall Street - Cambridge
    675 West Kendall Street, East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02142
    Off-Market
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  • Alexandria Technology Square - 100 Technology Square - Cambridge
    100 Technology Square, Area 4, Cambridge, MA 02139
    Off-Market
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  • 1035 Cambridge Street - Cambridge
    1035 Cambridge Street, Inman/ Harrington, Cambridge, MA 02141
    Off-Market
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Cambridge, MA Office Overview

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The Cambridge real estate market includes the Area 4, Cambridge Highlands, and Cambridgeport submarkets. With a metropolitan population of over 2.3 million residents, the market is located directly north of Boston and sees robust demand for Class A product throughout all parts of the city.

As of mid-2017, the Cambridge office market encompasses over 18 million square feet in properties larger than 50,000 square feet. Home to both Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a deep mix of technology and venture capital firms help to drive the demand for commercial real estate in the area.

Cambridge, MA Office Inventory Description

The Kendall Square section of the city has been called the most innovative square mile on the planet, due to the dense concentration of entrepreneurial start-up companies that have emerged in this tiny area over the past few years. With a gross metropolitan product of over $176 billion, the demand for Class A workspaces is strong. Nearly 82% of office space is Class A or A+, including nearly 15 million square feet. Class B assets account for roughly 3.2 million square feet of the inventory.

The North Cambridge submarket is one of the most sought-after areas for office space, by both tenants and investors alike.  Located northwest of Harvard University, this area is home to trophy buildings such as 125 Cambridge Park Drive, One Alewife Center, and the Henderson Carriage Building on Massachusetts Avenue.

Cambridge, MA Commercial Inventory Breakdown

Office Spaces

Total: 27,739,670 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 2,216,431 SF / 7.99% of total office
  • 100k to 500k SF: 20,778,813 SF / 74.91% of total office
  • 500k to 1M SF: 3,522,426 SF / 12.7% of total office
  • > 1M SF: 1,222,000 SF / 4.41% of total office

By class:

  • Class A: 20,156,468 SF / 72.66% of total office
  • Class B: 4,792,899 SF / 17.28% of total office

Top 10 Largest Office Buildings

in Cambridge

Office building Address Sqft Year built
CambridgeSide Mall 100 Cambridgeside Place, 02141 1,222,000 n/a
One Kendall Square 1 Kendall Square, 02139 669,689 1887
Riverfront Office Park 1 Main Street, 02142 656,021 1983
Kendall Square - 290 Binney Street 290 Binney Street, 02142 600,000 n/a
181 Massachusetts Avenue & 22 Windsor Avenue 181 Massachusetts Avenue, 02139 550,000 2015
Cambridge Crossing - Parcel G NWC North Street & Gilmore Bridge, 02141 540,000 2021
250 Massachusetts Avenue 250 Massachusetts Avenue, 02139 506,716 2004
Draper Headquarters 555 Technology Square, 02139 493,000 1976
40 Thorndike Street 40 Thorndike Street, 02141 491,303 n/a
Cambridge Crossing - JK Site 222 Jacobs Street, 02141 460,000 2020

Most Recently-Built Office Buildings

in Cambridge

Office building Address Sqft Year built
Akamai Global Headquarters 145 Broadway, 02142 453,768 2019
399 Binney Street 399 Binney Street, 02141 164,000 2019
121 First Street 121 1st Street, 02141 58,200 2019
Alexandria Center at Kendall Square - 100 Binney Street 100 Binney Street, 02142 431,483 2018
Alewife Research Center 35 Cambridge Park Drive, 02140 224,252 2018
Alexandria Center at Kendall Square - 50 Binney Street 50 Binney Street, 02142 278,448 2017
Alexandria Center at Kendall Square - 60 Binney Street 60 Binney Street, 02142 262,552 2017
75 Moulton Street 75 Moulton Street, 02138 37,500 2017
610 Main Street 610 Main Street, 02139 278,738 2016
University Park at MIT - 300 Massachusetts Avenue 300 Massachusetts Avenue, 02139 245,000 2016

Cambridge, MA Green Office Space

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With the abundance of high technology and biotechnology business in the city, it comes as no surprise that there is an abundance of green workspaces to meet the ever-growing demand. Of the buildings larger than 50,000 square feet, there are 20 green properties that provide over 5.3 million square feet of energy-efficient space to the local market.

One example of a LEED certified building in the city is One Memorial. Located in the MIT office submarket, this Class A tower was constructed in 1987 and offers over 369,000 square feet of LEED Gold certified office space.

The 2017 National Green Building Adoption Index surveyed the top 30 office markets in the U.S. for the growth of energy-saving, LEED certified, and EPA Energy Star certified buildings. Cambridge's next-door neighbor, Boston, has ranked 14th for the availability of energy-efficient workspaces. Given its over 5.3 million square feet of green properties, it is clearly keeping up with its neighbor.

Cambridge, MA's Top Office-Using Sectors

The Cambridge commercial real estate market is driven by the technology, education, biotechnology & healthcare sector and large corporate office users.

  • High Technology – include firms such as Google, IBM, and Amazon.
  • Education – Harvard University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and the large number of venture capital and R&D firms they attract all help to drive the demand for white collar employment in the city.
  • Biotechnology & Healthcare – organizations such as Biogen Idec, Novartis, Genzyme, and the Cambridge Health.
  • Corporate Offices – companies such as Akamai Technologies, Sanofi, Pfizer, Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Philips Research, and Hewlett-Packard.

Cambridge Demographics

Population

  • Total Population110,893
  • Male Population(49.1 %) 54,465
  • Female Population(50.9 %) 56,428
  • Median Age30.40

Income/Financial

  • Average Household Income$125,041
  • Median Household Income$89,145
  • Median Income Under 25$50,289
  • Median Income 25-44$100,571
  • Median Income 45-64$95,976
  • Median Income Over 65$54,502

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