Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Wheat Ridge submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $22 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Wheat Ridge submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 82% of the listings in the Wheat Ridge 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 930 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1978 and are Class B.