The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Auburn Hills submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $4 per sqft per year. That's a 17% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Auburn Hills region has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,500 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1989 and are Class A.