On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Scotts Valley region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $25 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been made available, which means new availabilities might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 75% of the available space in the Scotts Valley are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 750 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1990 and are Class B.