The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The East Cobb submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the East Cobb region has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 151 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the listings in the East Cobb are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 4,020 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst East Cobb folk. Commuting close to 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.