Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lakeland submarket is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 59 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 100% of the listings in the Lakeland 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,920 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1971 and are Class B.