Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Norfolk region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 63 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 5% of the office spaces in the Norfolk are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 2,200 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1983 and are Class A.