Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Decatur region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $6 per sqft per year. That's a 30% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the Decatur submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 31 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,460 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 7 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1974 and are Class A.