On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Thousand Oaks region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $8 per sqft per year. That's a 31% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Thousand Oaks region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 78 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 62% of the available leases in the Thousand Oaks 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 2,540 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class A.