The typical asking rate per listing is in the $10's per square foot per year. The Las Cruces region is seeing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $18 per sqft per year.
In the last 90 days, 27 listings have come on the market, which means listings are probably leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 156% of the listings in the Las Cruces are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. 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 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1958 and are Class B.