The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Chittenden County submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 19% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 78 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Chittenden County are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,400 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1924 and are Class A.