On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Danville region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $9 per sqft per year. That's a 24% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Danville submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been posted online, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 400 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.