Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Kansas City submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Kansas City market, the Kansas City submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 196 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the office spaces in the Kansas City are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1971 and are Class B.