Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The West Side - Waterside - South End region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $34 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the West Side - Waterside - South End region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 38 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 61% of the office spaces in the West Side - Waterside - South End 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,660 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Side - Waterside - South End residents. Commuting close to 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.