On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Hampden County region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $0 per sqft per year. That's a 2% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 73 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Hampden County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,920 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1920 and are Class B.