Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Stratford submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 16% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the Stratford submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means spaces 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.
Even though the median size is 6,340 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1979 and are Class A.