On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Buncombe County region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $27 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 70 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 110% of the available leases in the Buncombe County are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,550 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1975 and are Class B.