On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Sacramento submarket is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $2 per sqft per year. That's a 8% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Sacramento market, the Sacramento submarket has greater rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 152 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 3% of the office spaces 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,950 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class B.