The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lakewood submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $11 per sqft per year. That's a 42% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Jacksonville market, the Lakewood region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,180 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 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 folk 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.