The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Sand Ridge submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 8% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Sand Ridge submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are 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.
Even though the median size is 15,030 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2000 and are Class A.
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 market. Most of the folk 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.