The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Uptown submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 24 listings have been listed, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 4% of the available space in the Uptown are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 3,270 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Uptown folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.