On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The West St. Paul region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $21 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 800 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.