On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Columbus submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 22% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the Columbus submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 351 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 65% of the available leases in the Columbus are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 3,660 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1975 and are Class B.