The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Alpharetta region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the Alpharetta region has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 98 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the available leases in the Alpharetta are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,390 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1998 and are Class A.