On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Village submarket is seeing a a boost in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $6 per sqft per year. That's a 15% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Diego market, the Village submarket has higher rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 13 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 8% of the available space in the Village 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 available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,760 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 3 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1980 and are Class B.
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 area. Commute by public transit is the most popular way to get to work amongst Village occupants. Commuting approximately an hour and a half a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.