On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Hickory region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 14% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 3,580 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class A.