The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Smyrna submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the Smyrna submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 1,750 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class B.