Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Monroe region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $12 per sqft per year. That's a 57% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Monroe region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 18 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 270 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1993 and are Class B.