Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Ridgewood submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $33 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Ridgewood region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been made available, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,500 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1954 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Ridgewood residents. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.