On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Buncombe County submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 70 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 80% of the listings in the Buncombe 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,180 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class B.