Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The North Valley submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $26 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 35 listings have been made available, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 89% of the available leases in the North Valley are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 1,690 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst North Valley folk. Commuting more than an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.