The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Rome submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. 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.
Even though the median size is 12,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1954 and are Class B.