The typical asking rate per listing is in the $60's per square foot per year. The Bedford-Stuyvesant region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $13 per sqft per year. That's a 25% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Bedford-Stuyvesant submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been listed, which means spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,150 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1910 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Bedford-Stuyvesant residents. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.