Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Northern San Diego submarket is seeing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $13 per sqft per year. That's a 29% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Northern San Diego region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated submarket.
In the last 90 days, 176 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 7% of the available leases in the Northern San Diego are subleases, so you will probably need to sign a longer term lease with the landlord directly. 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 2,610 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 floors. Most buildings in this area were built in 1986 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Northern San Diego occupants. Commuting around 30 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.