Most listings are in the $0's per square foot per year. The North Common region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $21 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 30 listings have been listed, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 5 floors. Most buildings in this area 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 region. Most of the folk of North Common work from home. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.