On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Jonesboro region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 256% of the available leases in the Jonesboro are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,260 sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1999 and are Class A.