On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The West Erie submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $14 per sqft per year. That's a 87% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1935 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst West Erie folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.