The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Thornton submarket is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Thornton region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,560 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1985 and are Class B.