The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The Detroit - Shoreway region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $30 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 100% of the office spaces in the Detroit - Shoreway 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1900 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this region. Most of the folk of Detroit - Shoreway work from home. Commuting around an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.