On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Fairfield region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Fairfield submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 548 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 72% of the listings in the Fairfield 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,650 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class A.