Compared to the rest of the Philadelphia market, the Center City West region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 55 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 7% of the available leases in the Center City West are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 4,950 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 27 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1969 and are Class A.
Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Center City West residents. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.