In the last 90 days, 30 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 2,250 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1948 and are Class A.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Downtown Sarasota work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.