The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Erie region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $14 per sqft per year. That's a 87% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been made available, which means leases might be 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 2,120 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1937 and are Class B.