On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Cedar Rapids submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 13% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 142 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the listings in the Cedar Rapids are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 1,980 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 4 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1974 and are Class A.