The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Saint Clair Shores region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $18 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Saint Clair Shores submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been made available, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 89% of the office spaces in the Saint Clair Shores 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 880 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1970 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Saint Clair Shores work from home. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.