On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lakeshore region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $23 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Lakeshore residents. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.