Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Second Ward region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $13 per sqft per year. That's a 40% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Second Ward region has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 24,840 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 16 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1981 and are Class A.
Professional services is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Second Ward occupants. Commuting around 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.