On average, listings lease in the $30's per square foot per year. The Tarzana submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $32 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Tarzana region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 15 listings have been listed, which means spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 67% of the listings in the Tarzana 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 1,420 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Manufacturing is the dominant industry in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Tarzana folk. Commuting approximately 10 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.