The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Uptown District submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 10% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the Uptown District submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 23 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 4% of the available leases in the Uptown District are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 5,530 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 5 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1924 and are Class B.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Uptown District residents. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.