The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Topeka region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 166 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. 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 1,490 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1974 and are Class B.