On average, listings lease in the $80's per square foot per year. The St. Lawrence region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $84 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 50% of the office spaces in the St. Lawrence are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 13 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1964.
Public administration is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of St. Lawrence work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.