Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Stratford region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 16% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Stratford region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 6,340 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1979 and are Class A.