On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Scotts Valley submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $21 per sqft per year. That's a Inf% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 21 listings have been listed, which means new availabilities most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 5% of the available leases in the Scotts Valley are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,170 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1990 and are Class B.