Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Bridgeport submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Bridgeport submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 32 listings have been listed, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 3% of the office spaces in the Bridgeport are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class C.