On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown Denver submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 143 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 103% of the available leases in the Downtown Denver 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.
Even though the median size is 4,110 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 9 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1970 and are Class B.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the folk 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.