The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Franklin region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $5 per sqft per year. That's a 14% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 24 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 4% of the available leases in the Franklin are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 26,920 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.