Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Winston-Salem region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 13% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 42 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Downtown Winston-Salem are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1941 and are Class A.
Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Downtown Winston-Salem folk. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.