Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Oberlin Village region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 50% of the available leases in the Oberlin Village are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 280 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Oberlin Village folk. Commuting around 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.