Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Kansas City submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Kansas City market, the Kansas City submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 413 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Kansas City are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1966 and are Class B.