On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lapeer region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Lapeer region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 29% of the office spaces in the Lapeer 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 850 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1955 and are Class C.