On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Barnstable Town submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 10% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Barnstable Town submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 79% of the listings in the Barnstable Town are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 500 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1987 and are Class B.