Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Central Brooklyn region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $9 per sqft per year. That's a 22% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Central Brooklyn region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 20 listings have been posted online, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 1,250 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1931 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the residents of Central Brooklyn work from home. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.