On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The East LA region is going through a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $15 per sqft per year. That's a 48% increase in rent.
In the last 90 days, 22 listings have been listed, which means spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 105% of the office spaces in the East LA 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 5,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1952 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Information is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of East LA work from home. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.