The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Raleigh region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Raleigh region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 188 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the listings in the Raleigh 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,200 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class B.