The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Westland submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $45 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Westland submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have come on the market, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 13% of the available space in the Westland 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 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 950 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Westland work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.