On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Alabama region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 731 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the office spaces in the Alabama are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,040 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class B.