On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Davis region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 5% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Sacramento market, the Davis submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 22 listings have been posted online, which means leases most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,520 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 2000 and are Class B.