On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Schenectady County region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. 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.
Even though the median size is 3,300 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1969 and are Class B.