On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Carson City region is experiencing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 12% rise in rent.
In the last 90 days, 47 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available leases in the Carson City are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. 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 1,710 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class B.