Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown New Haven submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $5 per sqft per year. That's a 18% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 2,140 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1926 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Waste services is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Downtown New Haven work from home. Commuting around 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.