The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Metro Detroit region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Metro Detroit region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1318 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Metro Detroit are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,528 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1975 and are Class B.