Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Downtown Mesa submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area market, the Downtown Mesa region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been listed, 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 2,050 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1960 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Mesa occupants. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.