The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Virginia Beach submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Virginia Beach market, the Virginia Beach region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 1027 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 10% of the available leases in the Virginia Beach 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,730 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class B.