The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The New Hanover County submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 25% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 56 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the office spaces in the New Hanover County 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,250 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1996 and are Class B.