The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Pleasanton submarket is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $4 per sqft per year. That's a 9% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Pleasanton submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 45 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 93% of the available leases in the Pleasanton 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 on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,990 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1986 and are Class A.