On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Rhode Island submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 228 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,580 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1942 and are Class B.