The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Belmont region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $23 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Belmont submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been posted online, which means listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 260 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class B.