The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Southfield region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 1% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Southfield region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 304 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 Southfield are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 2,760 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class B.