On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Summit County submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $9 per sqft per year. That's a 26% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 15% of the office spaces in the Summit County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,060 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1996 and are Class B.