The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The St. Louis County submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 411 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 73% of the available space in the St. Louis County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,430 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.