The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Pleasanton submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $6 per sqft per year. That's a 13% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Pleasanton submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 37 listings have been posted online, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 3% of the office spaces in the Pleasanton are subleases, so you will probably have to focus your search on direct office leases. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,280 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class A.