The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Stamford submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 8% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Stamford region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 106 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 17% of the office spaces in the Stamford 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,500 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 5 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1979 and are Class B.