The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Sandy Springs submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $24 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Atlanta market, the Downtown Sandy Springs region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 9% of the office spaces in the Downtown Sandy Springs 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.
Even though the median size is 10,230 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Sandy Springs folk. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.