On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Knox County submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 215 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Knox County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 1,800 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1956 and are Class B.