Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Livermore region is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $36 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Livermore submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 17 listings have been made available, which means leases are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 71% of the available leases in the Livermore are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 2,710 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1989 and are Class A.