The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The Downtown Dayton submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $15 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have come on the market, which means listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 67% of the available space in the Downtown Dayton 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,890 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 11 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1972 and are Class B.
This area 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 approximately 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.