The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Lorain County region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $15 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 600% of the available leases in the Lorain 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,920 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1996 and are Class B.