Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Amherst region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $15 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,260 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2006 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Amherst work from home. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.