Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Livermore region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Livermore submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 17 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces are probably going fast. 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 sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 3,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1989 and are Class A.