On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Schenectady submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $14 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 167% of the office spaces in the Schenectady are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 12,440 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class B.