On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Douglasville submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $10 per sqft per year. That's a 40% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the Douglasville region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities 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 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 2,200 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1993 and are Class B.