The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Highland submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 27% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been made available, which means leases most likley are 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 430 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1955 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the folk of Highland work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.