On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lapeer County submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Lapeer County region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 64% of the listings in the Lapeer County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 850 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1958 and are Class B.