The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Melville region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 30 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 20% of the available leases in the Melville are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 4,230 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1980 and are Class A.
A large portion of this region is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Education is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Melville occupants. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.