On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Central City region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 0% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Salt Lake City market, the Central City submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 32 listings have come on the market, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 6% of the available leases in the Central City are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1979 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 market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Central City folk. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.