On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The West St. Paul region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 3% of the listings in the West St. Paul are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 6,537 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1998 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst West St. Paul residents. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.