The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Lincoln region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 38 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1929 and are Class B.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Construction is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Lincoln folk. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.