The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The East Hartford submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 16,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class B.