Most listings are in the $0's per square foot per year. The Lakewood submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $29 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have come on the market, which means new listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 14% of the office spaces in the Lakewood are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1987 and are Class B.