Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Manatee County submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 2% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 35 listings have been posted online, which means new availabilities are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,750 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1966 and are Class Class B.