The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Downtown Denver region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 172 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 6% of the available space in the Downtown Denver 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,920 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 9 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1972 and are Class B.
This market is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this area. Most of the folk 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.