The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Arden-Arcade region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 4% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Sacramento market, the Arden-Arcade region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 47 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 4% of the available leases in the Arden-Arcade 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 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 1,410 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1978 and are Class C.