In addition to location/local amenities, the speed at which you are able to rent/lease your property is driven by the amount of rent you will ask for given what other rentals in the area are asking for. These sites will help you determine a competitive rent:
You should be able to rent it out quickly. Depends on how large the home is. I just rented a 4200 sq ft home for 4500/ a month. Average is $1 to $1.10 per sq ft but it could get higher depending upon the demand.