In the last 90 days, 2 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 50% of the available leases in the Santa Cruz County 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 posted, 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 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 2003.