The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Deer Valley submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $24 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area market, the Deer Valley region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 24 listings have come on the market, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 63% of the available leases in the Deer Valley 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 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 1,550 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2001 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Deer Valley folk. Commuting around 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.