Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lakewood submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $3 per sqft per year. That's a 22% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Jacksonville market, the Lakewood submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 17% of the available space 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,220 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1960 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Lakewood work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.