Most listings are in the $60's per square foot per year. The Hill East region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $67 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 0 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About Inf% of the listings in the Hill East 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 2,970 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1907.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Hill East work from home. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.