The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Polk County submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $24 per sqft per year. That's a 99% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have come on the market, which means new listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 50% of the available leases in the Polk 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 59,530 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1981 and are Class B.