The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Dobson Ranch submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $21 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area market, the Dobson Ranch submarket has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 16 listings have been listed, which means leases most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 25% of the listings in the Dobson Ranch 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,500 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1983 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Dobson Ranch folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.