Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Fort Collins region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $13 per sqft per year. That's a 83% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 8 listings have come on the market, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 75% of the listings in the Downtown Fort Collins are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 1,420 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1920 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 close to 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.