On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Rensselaer County submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 11% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have been made available, which means spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 33% of the available leases in the Rensselaer 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.
Even though the median size is 8,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1951 and are Class A.