Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Topeka region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $21 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 2,920 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1925 and are Class B.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Information is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the residents of Downtown Topeka work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.