The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Fort Lauderdale submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Gold Coast market, the Fort Lauderdale submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 131 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 102% of the available leases in the Fort Lauderdale are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 2,290 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class B.