Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Milwaukee submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Milwaukee market, the Milwaukee region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 200 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the available space in the Milwaukee 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 3,200 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 3 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1968 and are Class B.