Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Fairhope submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $32 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 43% of the office spaces in the Fairhope are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 2,800 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.