The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The East Columbus submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 11% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the East Columbus region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 42 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 60% of the available leases in the East Columbus are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 1,090 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst East Columbus residents. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.