Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The St. Paul submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 62 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the office spaces in the St. Paul are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,770 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1966 and are Class B.