The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Lakewood region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $10 per sqft per year. That's a 48% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Lakewood submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 126 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the office spaces in the Lakewood are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. 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 3,490 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1981 and are Class B.