Charleston office market report

Q2 2022

While vacancy rates decreased, net absorption saw a 120K sf increase in Q2 2022, which could be the result of employees returning to the office in Charleston.

350k sf


353,032 sf of office space is under development in the Charleston market, with 74% of the new construction concentrated in Trophy buildings.

156K sf

Net absorption

Net absorption has seen an increase in Q2 2022, with Downtown Charleston and North Charleston seeing most of the positive absorption.

 $28.47 psf 

Direct asking rent

Charleston offices are demanding about $28 psf, with the most expensive asking rents in the Downtown Charleston submarket.

1.4M sf


Total space available in Q2 2022 has seen a decrease since the previous quarter.



Office vacancy is trending downwards as a result of strong leasing activity.

$130M psf

Investment sales

Sales volume and price psf have risen from previous quarters.

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