On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Huntersville region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $10 per sqft per year. That's a 32% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Huntersville submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,450 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 2003 and are Class A.