The typical asking rate per listing is in the $110's per square foot per year. The Rockefeller Center region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $7 per sqft per year. That's a 6% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Rockefeller Center region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 57% of the available space in the Rockefeller Center 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,980 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 25 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1935 and are Class A.
Public administration is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the residents of Rockefeller Center work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.