Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Tampa Bay region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 20% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Tampa Bay market, the Tampa Bay submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 648 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 95% of the available space in the Tampa Bay 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,790 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1969 and are Class B.