On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Pittsburgh submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 352 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Pittsburgh are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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 4,680 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1958 and are Class B.