On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Highlands Ranch region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Highlands Ranch region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been posted online, which means spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 20% of the listings in the Highlands Ranch are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 2,740 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2000 and are Class A.