The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Durham region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Durham submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 76 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 161% of the office spaces in the Durham 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,440 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1995 and are Class A.