The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Cary submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Cary submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 97 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the office spaces in the Cary are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 3,160 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1998 and are Class A.