On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Essex County region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $22 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 507 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 22% of the available space in the Essex County are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,630 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1970 and are Class B.