On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Pawtucket region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 24% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Pawtucket submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been posted online, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 27% of the listings in the Pawtucket 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,130 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1900 and are Class A.