The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Boise City submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 0% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 10% of the listings in the Downtown Boise City are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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 2,540 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1967 and are Class A.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Boise City folk. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.