On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Norwood submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Norwood submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been listed, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 500% of the office spaces in the Norwood are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 6,300 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class A.