Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Southside region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 700% of the available leases in the Southside are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1951 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Health care is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Southside folk. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.