On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Charlotte County submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 7% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been listed, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,610 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1987 and are Class B.