The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northshore submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Pittsburgh market, the Northshore region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 17% of the available leases in the Northshore 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 13,700 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 9 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class A.
Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Northshore folk. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.