The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Ballwin submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 22% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,140 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1979 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst Ballwin folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.