The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Milwaukee County region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Milwaukee County market, the Milwaukee County submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 286 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the available leases in the Milwaukee County are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 2,843 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1973 and are Class B.