Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Stamford submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 8% rise 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 submarket.
In the last 90 days, 120 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 7% of the listings in the Stamford are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 3,030 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1979 and are Class B.