Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Downtown Solvang submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $3 per sqft per year. That's a 10% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 3 listings have come on the market, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. 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 560 sqft. Most buildings in this market were built in 1986.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Utilities is the dominant industry in this area. Most of the folk of Downtown Solvang work from home. Commuting between 20 and 25 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.