On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Des Moines submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 17% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 48 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. 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 3,510 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1979 and are Class B.