The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Chatham region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $7 per sqft per year. That's a 26% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means new listings 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,600 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1968 and are Class C.