Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Minneapolis region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 276 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the available space in the Minneapolis are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,120 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1927 and are Class B.