On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Manchester region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $17 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available leases in the Manchester are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 2,360 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1930 and are Class B.