The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The West Des Moines region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $5 per sqft per year. That's a 28% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 121 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 46% of the office spaces in the West Des Moines are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 2,200 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class A.