The typical asking rate per listing is in the $30's per square foot per year. The Santa Cruz region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $0 per sqft per year. That's a 0% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 9 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces might be 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.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,130 sqft. Most buildings in this region are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1888 and are Class A.