The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Mattapan Square submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $8 per sqft per year. That's a 30% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Mattapan Square submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 0 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About NaN% of the listings in the Mattapan Square are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 6,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the occupants of Mattapan Square work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.