Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the North Common submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 30 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. 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 1,360 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 5 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1903 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the residents of North Common work from home. Commuting around an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.