Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Springfield submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $5 per sqft per year. That's a 22% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 139 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 30% of the listings in the Springfield 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,900 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1994 and are Class A.