Real Estate Market

Metro Denver has an expansive inventory of commercial and industrial real estate, including downtown high-rises, suburban business parks, manufacturing facilities, and warehouses.

Ideal and affordable real estate for every business

Available land and existing buildings are scattered throughout the Metro Denver region, allowing companies to pinpoint optimal sites based on exact needs. Companies in every sector benefit from competitive lease rates and ample purchase opportunities. 

For customized land and building searches, our professional economic development staff can conduct a confidential search of our nine-county territory to identify the right location for your business. In addition, we can provide data and analytics on workforce, industry concentration, utilities, transportation and more to support your site search. For these services and more, please contact us.

Commercial Stats
Office Industrial
Vacancy Rate 10.0% 5.4%
Lease Rate $27.68/sf, full service $8.23/sf, NNN
Under Construction 3.91 million sf 7.45 million sf
Source: CoStar, 1Q 2020

Commercial Real Estate - First Quarter 2020

Office - The Metro Denver office market vacancy rate increased slightly from 9.8 percent in the fourth quarter of 2019 to 10 percent in the first quarter of 2020. There was 330,000 square feet of positive net absorption in the fourth quarter of 2019, compared to 240,000 square feet of negative net absorption in the first quarter of 2020.

Industrial - Metro Denver's industrial market vacancy rate decreased slightly from 5.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2020 to 5.4 percent in the first quarter of 2020. Net absorption in the fourth quarter of 2019 totaled 330,000 square feet, compared to 380,000 square feet in the first quarter of 2020.

Note: Vacancy rates, net absorption, and average lease rates are for direct and sublet space combined. Source: CoStar Group, Inc.

Helpful links:

Denver Metropolitan Commercial Association of Realtors (DMCAR)

National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)

Colorado Real Estate Journal