On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Sandy Springs submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $24 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the Downtown Sandy Springs submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been made available, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 10% of the available space in the Downtown Sandy Springs 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,850 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1970 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Sandy Springs folk. Commuting approximately 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.