Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Lakeside submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 200% of the available space in the Lakeside 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,820 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 6 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1971 and are Class C.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the occupants of Lakeside work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.