The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Beaufort County submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $28 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 27 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. About 107% of the available leases in the Beaufort 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,700 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.