Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Scotts Valley submarket is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $129 per sqft per year. That's a 86% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 17 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 6% of the available space in the Scotts Valley are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 1,270 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1990 and are Class B.