The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown Denver region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 6% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 143 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 6% of the office spaces in the Downtown Denver are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,000 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 9 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1970 and are Class B.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Most of the occupants of Downtown Denver work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.