The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lancaster County region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $5 per sqft per year. That's a 24% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 52 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Lancaster County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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 2,060 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1973 and are Class B.