The typical asking rate per listing is 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 $6 per sqft per year. That's a 31% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been listed, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,750 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. 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 market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Hampden folk. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.