Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Midtown region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $6 per sqft per year. That's a 33% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Kansas City market, the Midtown submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 84 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the available leases in the Midtown 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,590 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1962 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Midtown residents. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.