On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Rosedale region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 10% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Austin market, the Rosedale submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 500% of the available space in the Rosedale 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,830 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst Rosedale folk. Commuting close to an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.