Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Irondale region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $20 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Birmingham market, the Irondale region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 950 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1987 and are Class A.