The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Milwaukee County submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $4 per sqft per year. That's a 17% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Milwaukee County market, the Milwaukee County region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 250 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the office spaces in the Milwaukee County are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,160 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1973 and are Class B.