The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Charleston County region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 233 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the listings in the Charleston County are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 2,370 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1989 and are Class A.