The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Blue Earth County submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 25% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 22 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 68% of the listings in the Blue Earth County 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,500 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1976 and are Class B.