On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Jacksonville region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Jacksonville market, the Jacksonville submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 205 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the listings in the Jacksonville are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,560 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1983 and are Class B.