The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lorain County region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $3 per sqft per year. That's a 18% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been listed, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 650% of the available leases in the Lorain County are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 2,050 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1996 and are Class B.