The typical asking rate per listing is in the $0's per square foot per year. The Pasadena submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $15 per sqft per year. That's a 100% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 0 listings have been posted online, which means leases are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About NaN% of the listings in the Pasadena are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around sqft. Most properties in this region are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class B.