Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Merritt submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 25% of the available space in the Merritt 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,850 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 7 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1987 and are Class A.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the occupants of Merritt work from home. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.