On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Johnston County region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Johnston County region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have been made available, which means office spaces 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,540 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2004 and are Class B.