On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Alabama region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 648 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the office spaces in the Alabama are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,060 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class B.