On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Belmont region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $23 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Belmont submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been listed, which means office spaces might be 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 260 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1973 and are Class B.