The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Holmes Park submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Kansas City market, the Holmes Park submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 217% of the listings in the Holmes Park are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 900 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1954 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the residents of Holmes Park work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.