On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Westend submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $34 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 120% of the available leases in the Westend are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,780 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1948 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Westend occupants. Commuting close to 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.