On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Columbus submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the Columbus submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 168 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Columbus are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 3,730 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1979 and are Class B.