Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The West Akron submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $12 per sqft per year. That's a 39% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the available space in the West Akron 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,980 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 2000 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Akron occupants. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.