Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Essex County region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $29 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 146 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 44% of the listings in the Essex County are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 9,110 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1976 and are Class A.