The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lakewood region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $17 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means new listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 250% of the listings in the Lakewood 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,550 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class C.