Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Providence submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 14% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Providence submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been made available, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,890 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1935 and are Class B.