On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lynchburg County submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,620 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1965 and are Class B.