On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Downtown Tampa region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 14% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have been listed, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 103% of the available space in the Downtown Tampa are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 3,630 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 22 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1974 and are Class A.
Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Tampa folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.