Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Beverly submarket is going through 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.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Beverly submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 34 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 91% of the listings in the Beverly are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 2,840 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class A.