On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Golden submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 12% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Golden region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 19 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 21% of the office spaces in the Golden 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,300 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 2000 and are Class A.