The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The First Ward region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $30 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the First Ward region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 0 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About Inf% of the office spaces in the First Ward are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,940 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst First Ward folk. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.