Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Beaufort County submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have been posted online, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 74% of the available leases in the Beaufort County are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,700 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2000 and are Class A.