On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Stanislaus region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $12 per sqft per year. That's a 40% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 154 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the available space in the Stanislaus 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 1,220 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1977 and are Class B.