The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Kalamazoo submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 22 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,400 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1959 and are Class Class B.