Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Downtown Rock Island region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 12% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,770 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1914 and are Class C.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Rock Island residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.