On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northville region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Northville submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 4% of the office spaces in the Northville are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,730 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Company management is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the occupants of Northville work from home. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.