The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Carmel submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 76 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 50% of the listings in the Carmel 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,500 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1985 and are Class A.