On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Downtown Columbus submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $17 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the Downtown Columbus region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 118 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 99% of the office spaces in the Downtown Columbus are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 3,880 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 4 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1932 and are Class B.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Columbus residents. Commuting around an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.