On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Bridgeport submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Bridgeport submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 38 listings have come on the market, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 11% of the available space in the Bridgeport 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,660 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class A.