On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Eaton County submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $0 per sqft per year. That's a 2% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have come on the market, which means leases are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 164% of the available leases in the Eaton 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 1,730 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 0 and are Class B.