The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Lakeland Highlands region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have come on the market, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 buildings in this area are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2005 and are Class B.