On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Ohio region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 1823 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Ohio 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,810 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class B.