Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Orange County submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Orange County region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 14 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 7% of the available leases in the Orange County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 4,400 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2001 and are Class A.