The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Salt Lake City region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Salt Lake City market, the Salt Lake City region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 162 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 6% of the available leases in the Salt Lake City are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 2,670 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 5 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1979 and are Class B.