On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Carson City County submarket is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 12% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 46 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Carson City County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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 1,710 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1978 and are Class B.