Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Homewood region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 131% of the office spaces in the Homewood are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 4,950 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1979 and are Class A.