The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Cornelius region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Cornelius submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been made available, which means office spaces might be going fast. 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 1,490 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.