On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Ocean County region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $8 per sqft per year. That's a 20% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 243% of the listings in the Ocean County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 540 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class A.