On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Johnston County region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Johnston County region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,540 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2004 and are Class B.