Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Arena District submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 15% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the Arena District region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have been posted online, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 1,120 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 6 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 2000 and are Class A.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Waste services is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the occupants of Arena District work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.