Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Metro Center region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $21 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 24 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 33% of the available space in the Metro Center 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 7,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1908 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Metro Center residents. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.