On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Akron submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 22% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been made available, which means listings might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 4,990 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1961 and are Class B.