On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Kent County region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 13% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 41 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 88% of the listings in the Kent County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 2,460 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1966 and are Class B.