On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown York region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $40 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 29 listings have been listed, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 3% of the office spaces in the Downtown York are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 950 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 5 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1960 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Public administration is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown York residents. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.