On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lawrence submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been listed, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 15,340 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1922 and are Class B.