Compared to the rest of the Detroit market, the Central region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 88% of the available space in the Central are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 960 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 4 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1929 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Central occupants. Commuting around 15 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.