Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Essex County region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 18% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 32 listings have been listed, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 3% of the available leases in the Essex County are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 3,400 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1969 and are Class B.