On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Wake County region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $28 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Wake County region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 550 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 69% of the listings in the Wake County 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,510 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1995 and are Class B.