On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Greater Sacramento submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $2 per sqft per year. That's a 6% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 661 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Greater Sacramento 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,350 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1989 and are Class B.