Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northside region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Northside region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 37 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 324% of the listings in the Northside are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1924 and are Class B.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Information is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Northside occupants. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.