The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Chittenden County region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 107 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Chittenden County are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,770 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1968 and are Class A.