On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Ingham County region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $3 per sqft per year. That's a 11% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 145 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 80% of the listings in the Ingham County are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 1,760 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1920 and are Class B.