The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Gastonia region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Gastonia region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means new listings 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 1,700 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1985 and are Class B.