The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Mecklenburg County submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $29 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 551 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 100% of the office spaces in the Mecklenburg County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,390 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1994 and are Class A.