Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The West Des Moines submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 29 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 2,770 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1988 and are Class A.