The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Gilbert submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area market, the Gilbert region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 87 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. 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 1,800 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 2006 and are Class B.