On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Buncombe County region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $7 per sqft per year. That's a 28% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 70 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Buncombe County 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,480 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.