On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Athens region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $24 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 4,300 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft.