Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Uptown District region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 23% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Columbus market, the Uptown District region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 18 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 6% of the office spaces in the Uptown District are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 5 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1924 and are Class B.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Uptown District occupants. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.