The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Brockton submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 10% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Brockton submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 106% of the available leases in the Brockton 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 1,040 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class C.