The typical asking rate per listing is in the $50's per square foot per year. The Laguna Beach submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $56 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Laguna Beach region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means leases might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 350% of the office spaces in the Laguna Beach are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. 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 2,570 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 1969 and are Class B.