On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Ramsey County region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 374 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Ramsey 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.
Even though the median size is 2,760 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.