Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Hampden submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $25 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 475% of the available space in the Hampden 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 2,750 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1987 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Hampden residents. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.