The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Mechanicsville submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $24 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the office spaces in the Mechanicsville are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,100 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1993 and are Class A.