The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The University City region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $30 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 6,110 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 9 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1978 and are Class A.