The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Danville region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 2% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Danville submarket has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 6 listings have been posted online, which means new listings might be going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. 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 580 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class B.