Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Whiteville submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 14% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been listed, which means new listings 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,770 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1950 and are Class B.