On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The East End submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 10% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Pittsburgh market, the East End submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 71 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 73% of the available leases in the East End are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 6,000 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst East End residents. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.