On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Carroll County submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 0% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Baltimore market, the Carroll County region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 25 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 160% of the available space in the Carroll 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,210 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986 and are Class B.