The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lenoir City region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $12 per sqft per year. That's a 75% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 1,100% of the available leases in the Lenoir City are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1950 and are Class A.