The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Allentown submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $9 per sqft per year. That's a 34% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 70 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 19% of the listings in the Allentown 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.
Even though the median size is 9,440 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1966 and are Class B.