The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Canton submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $71 per sqft per year. That's a 82% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 22 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 82% of the available space in the Canton 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 6,500 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1954 and are Class B.