The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Salinas submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $6 per sqft per year. That's a 19% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 11 listings have been listed, which means office spaces might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 18% of the listings in the Salinas are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,020 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class B.