The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lenexa submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 15% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 13% of the office spaces in the Lenexa 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.
Even though the median size is 8,220 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class B.