Most listings are in the $40's per square foot per year. The Carmel Mountain submarket is going through a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 4% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Carmel Mountain region has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been made available, which means new listings are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 150% of the available space in the Carmel Mountain 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.
Even though the median size is 5,700 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this market are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this region. Commute by car is the most popular way to get to work amongst Carmel Mountain occupants. Commuting approximately 20 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.