Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Madison Heights submarket is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Madison Heights region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 5% of the office spaces in the Madison Heights are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,990 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1969 and are Class B.