On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The West Des Moines region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 123 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the West Des Moines are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,020 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class A.