Most listings are in the $0's per square foot per year. The Back Bay region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $77 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 6 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1925 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this market. Most of the folk of Back Bay work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.