The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Rochester region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $29 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Rochester region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have come on the market, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 20% of the listings in the Rochester 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,690 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1971 and are Class B.