The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Okaloosa County submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $24 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 20 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 210% of the available leases in the Okaloosa County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 5,100 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 0 and are Class A.