On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Dayton region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $21 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 700% of the office spaces in the Downtown Dayton are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,390 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 10 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1972 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Dayton folk. Commuting close to 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.