The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Honolulu County submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $8 per sqft per year. That's a 22% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 225 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 95% of the available leases in the Honolulu County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 1,660 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1971 and are Class A.