The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Lower State region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $12 per sqft per year. That's a 33% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means new listings most likley are 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 940 sqft. Most buildings in this market were built in 1974 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 region. Most of the folk of Lower State work from home. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.