The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Erie County region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 12% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 111% of the available leases in the Erie County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,550 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1961 and are Class B.