The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Westside submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $7 per sqft per year. That's a 31% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have come on the market, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 2,570 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1900 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Westside residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.