Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Jacksonville submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $29 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Jacksonville market, the Downtown Jacksonville submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have been listed, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 58% of the available space in the Downtown Jacksonville 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 2,430 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1927 and are Class B.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Construction is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Jacksonville folk. Commuting approximately 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.