Compared to the rest of the Jacksonville market, the LaVilla region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 67% of the available space in the LaVilla are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1998 and are Class B.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Construction is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst LaVilla folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.