On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Gastonia region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 11% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Gastonia region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 400% of the available space in the Gastonia 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 6,610 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class B.