The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Greater Boston region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1106 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the listings in the Greater Boston are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,620 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1965 and are Class A.