The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Sacramento submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Sacramento market, the Sacramento submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 252 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Sacramento 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 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 2,050 sqft. Most buildings in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class B.