The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Thousand Oaks region is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $32 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Thousand Oaks submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued region.
In the last 90 days, 78 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 41% of the listings in the Thousand Oaks are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous 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 1,640 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class B.