The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Cornelius region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Cornelius region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have come on the market, which means new 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 990 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2001 and are Class A.