On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lansing region 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.
In the last 90 days, 77 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 61% of the available leases in the Lansing are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,440 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1901 and are Class B.