On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Scotts Valley region is going through a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $6 per sqft per year. That's a 24% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been posted online, which means spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 21,000 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1990 and are Class B.