The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Arden Hills region is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 20% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 12 listings have been posted online, which means listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the available space in the Arden Hills 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 74,340 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class B.