Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The West End region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $12 per sqft per year. That's a 44% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 60% of the available leases in the West End 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,730 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1980 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst West End residents. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.