On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Cleveland submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $29 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Cleveland market, the Cleveland submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 122 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 102% of the listings in the Cleveland 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,070 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 4 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1931 and are Class B.