The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Fairhope region 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 listed, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the available leases in the Fairhope 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,800 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2000 and are Class A.