The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The DeKalb County submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 312 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the DeKalb County are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,190 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1982 and are Class B.