Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Sarasota County submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 12% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 156 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the available space in the Sarasota County are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, 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 properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1963 and are Class Class B.