The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Danvers submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $53 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the Danvers submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 33% of the listings in the Danvers 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,800 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1987 and are Class B.