Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the South Boston region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 10% of the available leases in the South Boston 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.
Even though the median size is 10,730 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 7 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1918 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst South Boston residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.