The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Summit County region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 11% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 120 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available leases in the Summit County are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,890 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1987 and are Class B.