On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The West Akron submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 14% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are 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 1,260 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 4 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2000 and are Class A.
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 area. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Akron residents. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.