The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Alabama submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $20 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 667 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 169% of the available space in the Alabama are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 2,620 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class B.