On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The East Merrimack submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $31 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the East Merrimack submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been made available, which means spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 950 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1981 and are Class Class.