Compared to the rest of the Bay Area market, the Southwest Santa Rosa submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 26 listings have been listed, which means new listings most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 3,660 sqft, there are still 0 office spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 1 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1988 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Education is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Southwest Santa Rosa work from home. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.