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Office Space for Rent in Columbia, SC - 140 Listings

  • Dutch Center - Columbia
    810 Dutch Square Blvd, St. Andrews, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $14.25/Sqft/Year
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    • 4 Spaces
    • 19,521 Sqft
  • 1600 Williams Street - Columbia
    1600 Williams Street, Arsenal Hill, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $22.5/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 16,680 Sqft
  • Capitol Center - Columbia
    1201 Main Street, Downtown Columbia, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $22.5 - $23.75/Sqft/Year
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    • 7 Spaces
    • 50,835 Sqft
  • First Citizens Bank Building & Brennen Building - Columbia
    1230 Main Street, Downtown Columbia, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $25/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 10,000 Sqft
  • Providence Medical Office Building III - Columbia
    1655 Bernardin Avenue, Forest Hills, Columbia, SC 29204
    For Lease $20 - $24/Sqft/Year
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    • 5 Spaces
    • 27,503 Sqft
  • 1331 Elmwood Avenue - Columbia
    1331 Elmwood Avenue, Bellview, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $17/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 5,000 Sqft
  • Middleburg Plaza - Columbia
    2712 Middleburg Drive, Forest Hills, Columbia, SC 29204
    For Lease $13/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 4,040 Sqft
  • Dutch Plaza - Columbia
    800 Dutch Square Blvd, St. Andrews, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $14/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 60,000 Sqft
  • Fontaine Business Center I - Columbia
    300 Arbor Lake Drive, Fairwold Acres, Columbia, SC 29223
    For Lease $16/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 51,749 Sqft
  • Fontaine Business Center III & V - Columbia
    200 Arbor Lake Drive, Fairwold Acres, Columbia, SC 29223
    For Lease $17/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 20,679 Sqft
  • 1401 Main Street - Columbia
    1401 Main Street, Downtown Columbia, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $18.5/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 15,350 Sqft
  • Browning Business Center - Columbia
    1628 Browning Road, Dutch Square, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $13.75/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 43,313 Sqft
  • 1411 Gervais Street - Columbia
    1411 Gervais Street, Downtown Columbia, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $21/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 1,237 Sqft
  • Fontaine Business Center II - Columbia
    400 Arbor Lake Drive, Fairwold Acres, Columbia, SC 29223
    For Lease $16/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 27,856 Sqft
  • 8911 Farrow Road - Columbia
    8911 Farrow Road, Pontiac, Columbia, SC 29203
    For Lease $16/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 93,783 Sqft
  • Northeast Commerce Center - 6904 North Main Street & 100 Northeast Drive - Columbia
    6904 North Main Street, Fairwold Acres, Columbia, SC 29203
    For Lease $9.49 - $11.5/Sqft/Year
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    • 6 Spaces
    • 23,919 Sqft
  • Palmetto Health Administrative Building - Columbia
    293 Greystone Blvd, Dutch Square, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $18/Sqft/Year
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    • 1 Space
    • 76,466 Sqft
  • Stephenson Center - Columbia
    720 Gracern Road, Dutch Square, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $16.5/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 9,417 Sqft
  • TD Bank Building - Columbia
    1501 Main Street, Downtown Columbia, Columbia, SC 29201
    For Lease $21/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 25,229 Sqft
  • Landmark II - Columbia
    3700 Forest Drive, Forest Acres, Columbia, SC 29204
    For Lease $17.5/Sqft/Year
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    • 4 Spaces
    • 12,033 Sqft
  • Landmark IV - Columbia
    3710 Landmark Drive, Forest Acres, Columbia, SC 29204
    For Lease $16.25 - $17.5/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 7,882 Sqft
  • Center Point I - Columbia
    2000 Center Point Road, St. Andrews, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $18.5 - $19/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 3,447 Sqft
  • Stoneridge Office Park - 240 Stoneridge Drive - Columbia
    240 Stoneridge Drive, Dutch Square, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $15/Sqft/Year
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    • 3 Spaces
    • 4,567 Sqft
  • Stoneridge Office Park - 	246 Stoneridge Drive - Columbia
    246 Stoneridge Drive, Dutch Square, Columbia, SC 29210
    For Lease $15/Sqft/Year
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    • 2 Spaces
    • 9,371 Sqft
  • Vista Station - Columbia
    700 Gervais Street, Downtown Columbia, Columbia, SC 29201
    Contact for pricing
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    • 1 Space
    • 6,709 Sqft

Columbia, SC Office Overview

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The Columbia Metropolitan Area includes the Arsenal Hill, Colonial Park, and Robert Mills submarkets. With a metropolitan population of over 800,000 people, the economy in Columbia is driven in large part by the healthcare, education, and defense industries, all of which create a consistent, predictable demand for office space in Columbia.

As of mid-2017, the Greater Columbia market encompasses over 12 million square feet of existing office space in properties larger than 50,000 square feet. As the capital of South Carolina and the state's second-largest city, there is a consistently growing demand for Class A.

Columbia, SC Office Inventory Description

Both the economy of Columbia and the real estate market are diverse. With a gross metropolitan product of over $39 billion annually, there is robust demand for white-collar employment. Over 40% of the office inventory in Columbia is Class A or A+, with Class B properties adding another over 7.2 million square feet to the market.

The Bellview submarket in the city consistently sees strong demand from both tenants and investors alike. Located north and south of the Harden Street Extension between Main Street and State Route 16, this area is home to investment-grade properties such as the 1331 Elmwood Avenue, the Palmetto Health Richland - 1 Medical Park, and The Commons at Bullstreet - First Base Building at 2150 Harden Street.

Columbia, SC Commercial Inventory Breakdown

Office Spaces

Total: 12,319,878 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail

By square footage range:

  • 50k to 100k SF: 4,252,173 SF / 34.51% of total office
  • 100k to 500k SF: 8,067,705 SF / 65.49% of total office

By class:

  • Class A: 4,930,241 SF / 40.02% of total office
  • Class B: 6,687,187 SF / 54.28% of total office
  • Class C: 702,450 SF / 5.7% of total office

Top 10 Largest Office Buildings

in Columbia

Office building Address Sqft Year built
Capitol Center 1201 Main Street, 29201 460,000 1987
17 Technology Circle 17 Technology Circle, 29203 456,304 1999
Meridian 1320 Main Street, 29201 335,000 2004
Blue Cross Blue Shield - 4101 Percival Road 4101 Percival Road, 29229 318,740 2001
1901 Main Street 1901 Main Street, 29201 303,156 1989
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Alpine Building 2501 Faraway Drive, 29223 300,000 1968
The Tower at 1301 Gervais 1301 Gervais Street, 29201 298,926 1973
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Atrium Building 2401 Faraway Drive, 29223 285,000 1993
1401 Shop Road 1401 Shop Road, 29201 265,000 1988
1441 Main 1441 Main Street, 29201 264,857 1988

Most Recently-Built Office Buildings

in Columbia

Office building Address Sqft Year built
Innovista - Innovation Center 550 Assembly Street, 29201 110,000 2016
The Commons at Bullstreet - First Base Building 2142 Boyce Street, 29203 105,000 2016
522 Lady Street 522 Lady Street, 29201 29,829 2015
Prisma Health Baptist Parkridge Hospital - 300 Medical Office Building 300 Palmetto Health Pkwy, 29212 80,000 2014
AllSouth Federal Credit Union Headquarters 730 Elmwood Avenue, 29201 62,000 2014
Main & Gervais Office Tower 1221 Main Street, 29201 205,000 2009
6437 Garners Ferry Road 6437 Garners Ferry Road, 29209 150,333 2009
Innovista - Discovery I 915 Greene Street, 29208 72,000 2008
Pinnacle Point Business Park - 1021 & 1074 Pinnacle Point Drive 1021 Pinnacle Point Drive, 29223 70,255 2008
Delta Executive Plaza 1010 Wildwood Centre Drive, 29229 38,180 2007

Columbia, SC Green Office Space

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The most recent survey of green office space in Columbia and the rest of the U.S. was conducted in 2017 by the National Green Building Adoption Index. The survey looked at the percentage of energy-efficient workspaces. In the top 30 U.S. office markets, the percentage of green buildings, or those that are either LEED-certified or EPA Energy Star-rated increased by 33% over the past 12 years.

A great example of a LEED-certified property is the 1441 Main building. With nearly 265,000 square feet of Class A space, this building was constructed in 1988. Located in the Downtown Columbia market, holds a LEED Gold certification. Looking at the metro area as a whole, there is just over 685,000 square feet of green space in the city, a percentage that is sure to increase as both investors and tenants realize the advantages of energy-efficient space.

Columbia, SC's Top Office-Using Sectors

The Columbia office market is driven in large part by the healthcare, manufacturing, government, defense and corporate sectors.

  • Healthcare – organizations such as Palmetto Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina, and the Ritedose Corporation.
  • Manufacturing – companies such as Square D, CMC Steel, Michelin, International Paper, Honeywell, and Westinghouse Electric.
  • Government & Defense – Fort Jackson army base, McEntire Joint National Guard Station, and the South Carolina State House.
  • Corporate Offices – large companies such as Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company, AgFirst Farm Credit, and the regional law firm of Nexsen Pruet, LLC.

Columbia Demographics

Population

  • Total Population132,236
  • Male Population(51.3 %) 67,861
  • Female Population(48.7 %) 64,375
  • Median Age28.30

Income/Financial

  • Average Household Income$69,516
  • Median Household Income$43,650
  • Median Income Under 25$19,500
  • Median Income 25-44$49,996
  • Median Income 45-64$56,188
  • Median Income Over 65$37,310

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