Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Rowan County region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $8 per sqft per year. That's a 50% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been made available, which means new listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 340% of the office spaces in the Rowan 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,250 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1967 and are Class B.