The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The LoDo submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $7 per sqft per year. That's a 15% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 50 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 50% of the listings in the LoDo are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,220 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 7 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1963 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Waste services is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by bike is the most popular way to get to work amongst LoDo folk. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.