On average, listings lease in the $10's per square foot per year. The Shasta region is experiencing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $10 per sqft per year. That's a 35% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 83 listings have come on the market, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 47% of the listings in the Shasta are subleases, so you might be able to sign a shorter term by taking over a previous lease. 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 900 sqft. Most properties in this region are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1989 and are Class C.