On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Independence region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 49 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. 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 5,930 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class B.