On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Columbia region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 20% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have been posted online, which means listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,010 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2004 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Columbia folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.