Most listings are in the $10's per square foot per year. The Dakota County submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 8% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 206 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 50% of the available leases in the Dakota County are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 1,560 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1996 and are Class B.