Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The New Haven submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $6 per sqft per year. That's a 19% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 34 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 3% of the available space in the New Haven are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 6,760 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1926 and are Class A.