On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Golden submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $13 per sqft per year. That's a 46% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Golden submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. 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.
Even though the median size is 5,400 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2000 and are Class A.