On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Highlands Ranch submarket is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $4 per sqft per year. That's a 17% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Highlands Ranch submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 9% of the available space in the Highlands Ranch are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,230 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class B.