The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Eau Claire County submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $3 per sqft per year. That's a 17% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 150% of the office spaces in the Eau Claire County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 1,030 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class B.