Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the West End region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 300% of the listings in the West End 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 7,550 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class A.
Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West End occupants. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.