Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Richmond submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $9 per sqft per year. That's a 27% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Richmond market, the Richmond region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 55 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,030 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1961 and are Class B.