On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Urbandale region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have come on the market, which means listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,100 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1991 and are Class B.