The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Albany region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 58 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,080 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1979 and are Class A.