The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The St. Clair Shores submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $19 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the St. Clair Shores submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 167% of the listings in the St. Clair Shores are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 810 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1974 and are Class B.