Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Arroyo Grande region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $6 per sqft per year. That's a 30% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 7 listings have been posted online, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 1,080 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 2001 and are Class B.