Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Waltham submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $24 per sqft per year. That's a 92% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Waltham submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 32 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 34% of the listings in the Waltham 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 5,920 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class A.