The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The West St. Paul region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have come on the market, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 3% of the available space in the West St. Paul are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 6,537 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1998 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst West St. Paul occupants. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.