On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Norwood submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 14% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 17% of the listings in the Norwood 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 5,570 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1990 and are Class A.