Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The East Providence submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the East Providence submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been made available, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,880 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1930 and are Class B.