On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Daphne region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $13 per sqft per year. That's a 38% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 86% of the available leases in the Daphne 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2001 and are Class B.