On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Upper State region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $40 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 17% of the listings in the Upper State are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 1,620 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1968 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Upper State residents. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.