The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Dane County submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 152 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 107% of the available space in the Dane County are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 1,900 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1991 and are Class B.