The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The East Hartford region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $26 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 4,100 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class B.