The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Woods Corner region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $42 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Woods Corner submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been posted online, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 36% of the available space in the Woods Corner 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 8,510 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class A.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Education is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Woods Corner occupants. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.