The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Orange County region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $6 per sqft per year. That's a 23% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the The Triangle market, the Orange County submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 208% of the listings in the Orange County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous 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 2,990 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2001 and are Class A.