The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Downtown Hickory region is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $18 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been listed, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,590 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1910 and are Class A.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Hickory occupants. Commuting approximately 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.