The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Wheat Ridge region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $6 per sqft per year. That's a 21% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Wheat Ridge submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have come on the market, which means spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,030 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.