The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Bridgeport region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Downtown Bridgeport region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 3% of the office spaces in the Downtown Bridgeport are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 5,910 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Bridgeport folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.