Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Fountain Heights region has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been made available, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 175% of the available space in the Fountain Heights are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 6,500 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1920 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the residents of Fountain Heights work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.