The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown Denver submarket is experiencing 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, 143 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 95% of the office spaces in the Downtown Denver are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 4,280 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 9 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1970 and are Class B.
This area is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the residents 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.