On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Ridgefield region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $16 per sqft per year. That's a 40% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Ridgefield region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available space in the Ridgefield are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,670 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class A.