Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Ankeny submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 63 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 29% of the office spaces in the Ankeny 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,170 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 1 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 2001 and are Class B.