The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Sonoran Desert Village submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $16 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area market, the Sonoran Desert Village region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been listed, which means leases might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 20% of the available space in the Sonoran Desert Village 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 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2007 and are Class B.
This region is fairly equally mixed residential and commercial. Arts, entertainment, and restaurants are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Sonoran Desert Village folk. Commuting approximately an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.