On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Sand Ridge region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $17 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Sand Ridge region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 850% of the listings in the Sand Ridge 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 15,030 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the occupants of Sand Ridge work from home. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.