The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Northfield region is seeing a decrease 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 Northfield submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 24 listings have come on the market, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 8% of the available space in the Northfield are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 4,290 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1989 and are Class A.
Public administration is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the residents of Northfield work from home. Commuting around an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.