Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Downtown Durham region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,510 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 7 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1926 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Durham occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.