On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown Denver submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 6% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 143 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 6% of the listings in the Downtown Denver 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,110 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are close to 9 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1970 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the residents of Downtown Denver work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.