On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Dauphin County region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 116 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Dauphin 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 2,500 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1977 and are Class B.