The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Sacramento submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 5% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Sacramento market, the Sacramento region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 114 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the available leases in the Sacramento are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. 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 2,280 sqft. Most properties in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class B.