The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Cleveland submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 14% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Cleveland market, the Cleveland region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 122 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Cleveland are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,640 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1930 and are Class B.