Compared to the rest of the Greater Boston market, the South Side submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have been posted online, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the listings in the South Side 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,790 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1900 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of South Side 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.