The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Eastpointe submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $16 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Eastpointe region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 1,020 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1960 and are Class B.