The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The Meatpacking District region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $91 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been listed, which means leases are probably leasing quickly. 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 1,840 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1910 and are Class A.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst Meatpacking District folk. Commuting close to 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.