The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Fayetteville submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 33 listings have been listed, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 3% of the available leases in the Fayetteville are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,400 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class B.