On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The East Side submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $18 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means new listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,200 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1897.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of East Side work from home. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.