The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Matthews submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Matthews region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 3,590 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2005 and are Class A.