On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Uptown region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 3% of the available leases in the Uptown are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,440 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 0 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Uptown occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.