Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown Fort Collins submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $14 per sqft per year. That's a 29% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 13% of the listings in the Downtown Fort Collins 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 580 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1907 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Downtown Fort Collins work from home. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.