The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Ottawa County submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 24% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 35 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 46% of the available leases in the Ottawa County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 1,620 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class Class A.