Compared to the rest of the Philadelphia market, the Center City East submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 106% of the office spaces in the Center City East are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 12,060 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 5 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1925 and are Class A.