On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government (balance) submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 19% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 61 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 18% of the listings in the Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government (balance) are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,460 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class B.