In the last 90 days, 32 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 3% of the available space in the Downtown Sarasota are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,460 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1948 and are Class A.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Real estate is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the folk of Downtown Sarasota work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.