The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Springfield submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,570 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 1989 and are Class A.