On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lakeland Highlands submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have come on the market, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 9% of the listings in the Lakeland Highlands are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 950 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2005 and are Class B.