Compared to the rest of the Philadelphia market, the North Philadelphia submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 3,450 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1938 and are Class B.