Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Carlsbad region has higher rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 252 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 1% of the listings in the Carlsbad 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 posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,160 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1998 and are Class B.