The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Ocean County region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 20% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 214% of the office spaces in the Ocean County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 540 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1983 and are Class A.