Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The East End submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $14 per sqft per year. That's a 51% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been listed, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,800 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1911 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst East End folk. Commuting around an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.