The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Olmsted County region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities might be leasing quickly. 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 1,250 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1988 and are Class B.