The typical asking rate per listing is in the $60's per square foot per year. The Bedford-Stuyvesant region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $67 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Bedford-Stuyvesant region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 164% of the listings in the Bedford-Stuyvesant are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 300 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1910 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Bedford-Stuyvesant occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.