Most listings are in the $70's per square foot per year. The Greenwich Village submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $15 per sqft per year. That's a 16% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Greenwich Village submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 8% of the available leases in the Greenwich Village are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 3,250 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 6 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1906 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 area. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst Greenwich Village occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.